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Cracked Teeth

Cracked Teeth Cracked teeth are a major cause of tooth ache and discomfort, but not all teeth crack in the same way. You can have a crack running through the tooth from the biting surface towards the root sometimes involving the nerve. The tooth may not necessarily appear split but the softer tissue inside is
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Monte Mar Bowls & social club

BERNARD PEARCE DAY (LADIES INVITATION) Saturday 18th March Another very enjoyable mornings bowling for the Bernard Pearce Memorial Plaque which was played as a “Ladies Invitation” match. Twelve teams played in a two wood mixed pairs contest. The winners been the pair that scored the most shots after eighteen ends. The weather was excellent and
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TOURIST INFO MAY

Hi everybody After Easter Week, there will be parades of Moors and Christians in Petrer from 11th to 15th and in Salinas from 26 to 30th. Biar – my favourite, little, beautiful village celebrates its parade on the 10th of May. Like every year, many things happen on this day. First the parade of Moors
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pilates gran alacant

Hi, how are you? Spring has arrived and we are straight into splendid days of sun, warmth, beach, pool etc, and it is now that we remember that we should have exercised the rest of the year and we are in a hurry to get in shape! I thought maybe I could give you a
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POST HOC ERGO PROPTER HOC

POST HOC ERGO PROPTER HOC (After this, therefore because of this) At the University we have been taught the most important part of visiting a patient is the anamnesis, which is the questions we ask the pet’s owner in order to start finding out what is wrong with the animal, such as: how do you
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What’s that in a Clot? Garganey!

WHAT’S THAT IN THE CLOT? I will hold my hands up and admit to my guilt. What am I talking about? It is the use of the traditional British birders’ greeting everywhere, even here in Gran Alacant, where the words “Hello, anything about?” is always met by the usual “Hi there, no, just the usual
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Cuts R Us journey to Spain

Peter and Karen Snazell proprietors of CUTS R US Barber Shop and Ladies Hairstylists, Avenida De Londres, Urbanisation La Marina. Here is their journey to Spain …. We have been in Spain since December 2007 the salon opened December 14th 2007 and has grown into a thriving business through hard work and commitment. We were
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ARE MY PET’S DRINKING HABITS NORMAL?

ARE MY PET’S DRINKING HABITS NORMAL? Of course, we mean drinking water. So far, we have never seen an alcoholic pet…  When temperatures get warmer, we all drink more water, and this is normal and valid for both people and pets. How can we know if our pet is drinking more than normal? Most owners measure,
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THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PILATES AND YOGA

DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PILATES AND YOGA I am often asked “so what exactly is Pilates and is it similar to Yoga?” so I thought that this month I would try to explain the similarities and differences of the two disciplines … Yoga means “union” in Sanskrit, and refers to the union of body, mind and spirit.
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Swallow

WHAT’S THAT IN THE CLOT? Last month I mentioned the Willow Warbler as being the most common summer visitor to the UK, but of course the one summer bird most people will recognise is the Common (or Barn) Swallow, and as you will have probably seen by now, there are plenty of them around right
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What exactly is balayage ?

What exactly is balayage ? Balayage is a French word that means to sweep or paint and describes this hair colouring technique perfectly. Although this method has been used for a long time, it is becoming increasingly popular as trends have shifted towards a more natural, low maintenance style. Your stylist will discuss with you
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