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Warnings For Pacemakers

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Warnings For Pacemakers

This list was sent to me by a prospective customer.  It is by no means exhaustive.  So, always check and double check with your own cardiologist about what you can and cannot use.   "My pacemaker "manual" contains the following as cautions against/causes of EMI (electromagnetic interference):  Electrical appliances in poor condition or not grounded correctly. Electrical equipment that produces a great deal of energy, like industrial generators. Metal detectors and security systems used in stores and airports. High voltage transmission lines and equipment, arc or resistance welders, induction furnaces. Communication equipment, such as microwave transmitters, linear power amplifiers, or high...

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Can I Use The HydroFloss If I Have a Pacemaker?

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Can I Use The HydroFloss If I Have a Pacemaker?

Question: I am interested in the Hydro Floss Oral Irrigator but would like to know more about the "magnetic" aspects of it. I have recently had a pacemaker installed for my heart and my cardiologist tells me to basically stay away from strong magnetic fields. I don't know if the one you are speaking of qualifies. Have you had any feedback from other customers with pacemakers?   Answer:   Since this is such a serious question, I have to refer you back to your cardiologist,  Why don't you write to him / her and ask this question?  I've had other people ask...

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Simple Human Trash Bags Type H 60 Count

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I've tried to use different and less expensive trash bags with my Simple Human trash can - all to no avail.   That means that the non Simple Human bags are difficult to work with when trying to use them with the trash can.    However, the ones designed for it - the Type H Simple Human Replacement bags work well.   So, I broke down and started using them.   You can find the ones I just bought (about 10 minutes before writing this) here.  

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Can You Cure Gum Disease

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I created this video to contemplate the question of whether you can cure gum disease or not.  Chances are good that you will learn something from this video that you didn't know previously.  So enjoy watching it.       Resources:   Book: What You Should Know About Gum Disease  e-book format My primary and favorite tool.     If you have questions or comments, please either call me at the number at the top of this page or leave a comment below.         

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Shrinking Gum Pockets

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Please watch this video on shrinking gum pockets and if you have questions, you can ask in the comment section below.  OR, preferably, you can pick up the phone and call the number on your screen.   Here is the video:   Resources Mentioned.  What You Should Know About Gum Disease  Print book version of What You Should Know About Gum Disease Tool mentioned in video  *if you have or think you might have gum disease, be under the care of a periodontist.  They specialize in the health and disease of gum tissue.  

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