Monthly Archives: May 2013

Why do you need to brush and floss?

Inflammation causes more health problems than you’d imagine. Inflammation is like the rusting of the body—it is similar to an apple turning brown 20 min­utes after being cut. Gingivitis, or gum disease, is the leading cause of inflammation in your … Continue reading

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What Does the American Dental Association Seal mean?

Have you ever seen the American Dental Association Seal and wondered what exactly does it mean?  The ADA Seal of Acceptance is there to assist you and your family in making selections regarding your dental care products. According the ADA … Continue reading

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A simple way to save your mind

There are simple things you can do daily to help deter the onset of dementia, like keeping your mind active with crossword or other puzzles, or drinking green tea. Yet, did you know that the health of your teeth and … Continue reading

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Dry mouth

Do you usually have a dry mouth or bad breath?  What about cracked lips, the skin splitting at the corners of your mouth or a frequent sore throat?  If you answered “yes,” you may suffer from xerostomia, a condition caused … Continue reading

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