Monthly Archives: August 2016

Flossing Made Simple!

School has resumed, which gives us a good time to learn (or re-dedicate ourselves to) a daily activity that will cost you very little, save you money, time, and support a healthy smile as well as good health overall. And, … Continue reading

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Study Shows Good Oral Health Can Improve Prostrate Health

Inflammation in the body has been getting much publicity these days, for good reason. ‘Chronic’ inflammation (internal inflammation that can’t turn itself off) has been associated with serious health problems, such as cancer, heart disease, diabetes, allergies and depression. When … Continue reading

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Enjoy Fresh Breath Every Day

Everyone has not-so-fresh breath at times. However, no one wants to be associated with bad breath. Most of us can recall meeting someone and getting hit with unpleasant breath odor. Unfortunately, each time we see them afterward, that’s the memory … Continue reading

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Smiles Can Have Positive Impact That Goes Beyond Appearance

A beautiful smile tends to add a long list of benefits to our lives. An appealing smile not only enhances one’s facial appearance, it creates a positive impression as well. When people feel good about the appearance of their smile, … Continue reading

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Full Dentures – How They Make A Bad Situation Worse

As a dentist, my goal is to provide each patient with the very best so they can enjoy a healthy, confident smile. For some of these patients, they prefer a full denture. While we want our patients to understand all … Continue reading

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Age-Related Risks For Women’s Oral Health

Women who are menopausal or post-menopausal experience fluctuations in hormone levels that cause changes in gum tissues. These include sensitivity, more severe reactions to irritation (such as plaque), dry mouth, altered taste or burning sensations. Women can also be more … Continue reading

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