From the risks of a Hollywood-style smile to the damage caused by sparkling water: Everything you need to know about looking after your teeth BelfastTelegraph.co.uk We're really bad at looking after our teeth. In 2014, the Irish Dental Association found that 58% of people don't visit the dentist until they need emergency treatment. So what do you need to know about your teeth and why you should look after them? Dentist David Murnaghan has 12 fascinating and shocking facts about teeth. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/health/from-the-risks-of-a-hollywoodstyle-smile-to-the-damage-caused-by-sparkling-water-everything-you-need-to-know-about-looking-after-your-teeth-37422916.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/features/article37422915.ece/0a4f5/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-10-16_lif_44926702_I4.JPG Email We're really bad at looking after our teeth. In 2014, the Irish Dental Association found that 58% of people don't visit the dentist until they need emergency treatment. So … [Read more...] about From the risks of a Hollywood-style smile to the damage caused by sparkling water: Everything you need to know about looking after your teeth
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Fazakerley residents complained they were unable to enjoy Sunday's hot weather - because of a "putrid" smell that forced them to keep windows shut and stay indoors. One woman said she even vomited because of an overwhelming stench of excrement around Cooplehouse Lane and Longmoor Lane. Other people in the area likened the smell to a sewer, while another woman said it smelled like someone had dumped manure in her back garden. Kirkby residents complained last year that they had been plagued by a vile odour, compared by some to “sour sick, farts and gone-off milk. A women who lives in Fazakerley, who asked not to be named, said: "It's a horrendous smell and it's been bad since yesterday and getting worse. "This morning I opened the door to let the dog in and vomited. "It's like an overwhelming smell of poo. I don't know if it was the sewers or from a sewage works. "It was bad by the Aldi and Shell garage and people were saying they could smell it in Norris Green and Kirkby. "The … [Read more...] about Why does Fazakerley smell so bad?
Dogs are pretty clever when it comes to communicating with us, whether that's by drooling when they see our dinner or wagging their tail, but why do they do this? Here are some of the possible explanations for the weirder traits of man's best friend... Why does my dog lick me? Wild dogs often lick each other's faces as an affectionate greeting, so they've carried this characteristic into their domestic lives. They might also simply enjoy the salty taste of human skin. And licking is said to release pleasurable endorphins which gives dogs a feeling of comfort. So next time your dog licks you, it probably means it is really happy! Why does my dog eat grass? A species thousands of years old, dogs are scavengers who will eat anything and everything. Though they love eating meat, they're not carnivores in the way cats are, which is why they often munch on grass. Thankfully, most experts believe it's nothing to worry about. Why does my dog smell? Dogs don't sweat … [Read more...] about Why do dogs eat grass, why does my dog howl and why do they lick you? – all your common pet questions answered
Bungling burglars broke into a prominent city centre hotel and made off with orange juice and a TV. Pals Thomas Tams and Connor Wilson broke into the basement of the Royal Station Hotel, on Newcastle’s Neville Street, in the early hours of April 4. The pair were caught on camera helping themselves to a bottle of orange juice and then a TV from the staff room before making off back to their home on nearby Westgate Road. They were also caught on CCTV still carrying the stolen goods as they entered their address 30 minutes after the break-in, South East Northumberland Magistrates’ Court heard. Now, Tams, 22, who has 100 past offences on his criminal record, and Wilson, 21, who has 24 offences, have each been given community orders after they pleaded guilty to one count of burglary of a non-dwelling. Tams also admitted a further, separate charge of theft after he stole £9 of coffee from a Starbucks store in Eldon Square later on the same day as the hotel burglary. The … [Read more...] about Thirsty burglars stole orange juice and TV during hotel burglary
The looming trade war between the United States and China looks to have begun. Today, Chinese President Xi Jinping's government followed through on threats to impose tariffs on American products by levying an extra 25% cost on a list of 106 products. The move is a response to US President Donald Trump slapped tariffs on foreign steel and aluminium which "caused serious damage" to Beijing's interests. Britain has been handed an exemption to that tariff - China has not. Now Beijing has struck back, issuing a full list of the products that it wants to extract extra US dollars from. China has targeted primarily food and drink, motor vehicles, chemicals and plastics. - many of the America's main exports. You can read the full list below. 1 Yellow soybean 2 Black soybean 3 Other corn 4 Corn flour 5 Uncombed cotton 6 Cotton linters 7 Other stilts 8 Dross and residue in brewing and distillation 9 Other durum wheat 10 Other wheat and mixed wheat 11 Whole and Half Head Fresh and Cold Beef … [Read more...] about Whiskey, beef and orange juice