Tag: Tag Archives: Gum Disease

Gum disease is an inflammation of the gums which can progress to the point where it affects the bone the supports your teeth.  Gum disease is both preventable and treatable through good oral hygiene and regular dental visits.


Healthy Teeth, Healthy Body

July 28th, 2017 by
man in a dental chair

There is much evidence to prove the risk that goes with poor oral health. The fact is, it’s hard to have a healthy body if oral health concerns are ignored. For example, when oral infections spread throughout the body, they […]


Oral Health and Pot Use Concerns

July 19th, 2017 by
oral health and pot use

The effect of pot or marijuana on oral health is unclear due in large part to its status as a controlled substance. That alone has stalled much research on the plant’s uses for years. Science has shown that cigarettes cause […]


Turns Out Your Dentist Can Detect More Than Just Oral Health Problems

May 22nd, 2017 by

The observations your dentist makes during a dental exam aren’t just limited to oral hygiene. Certain oral health problems can actually be early signs of increasingly dire conditions. These may effect your entire body, even conditions you didn’t know you […]


Benefits of Regular Dental Visits

October 25th, 2016 by

You’ve probably already heard that you should go to the dentist regularly to maintain good oral health. A reliable rule of thumb is to go twice per year. However, you may not have been told about the full benefits of […]