Tuesday Jul 8
Kane Co. Chronicle
Why is flossing so important?
Ronald Murphy has been educating people on flossing for more than 12 years. The Batavia dentist offers general and cosmetic dentistry.
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
Should You Try Oil Pulling?
Maybe you've seen something about it on the Internet, or a friend of a friend swears by it -- but you're not sure exactly what it is.
Berrien Dental Warns of Life-Threatening Effects Caused by Periodontal Disease
Periodontal disease, more commonly known as gum disease, is a quiet destructive infection associated with as many as five hundred different kinds of bacteria that are creating damaging toxins and byproducts in an individual's mouth every day.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The Independent & Free Press
Oral hygiene should be a part of your daily routine
When it comes to your teeth, oral hygiene should be a part of your daily routine.
Slippery Oral Hygiene
There are countless name brand and generic washes available that advertises to do just that.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Could 'kisses' from your pet make you sick?
Dogs are like family and though most people admit to allowing the occasional lick, others think it is gross.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Medical News Today
Vascular health in indigenous Australians improved by treating gum disease
A simple non-surgical gum disease treatment markedly reduces the thickness of the wall of the arteries, a risk factor for heart disease , according to a first of its kind study among Aboriginal Australians.
Take care of your mouth and live healthier, says expert
IF you keep your gum healthy, you may improve your chances of maintaining a healthier heart.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Treating gum disease linked to improvements in other conditions
People who were treated for periodontal disease had lower healthcare costs and fewer hospitalizations for other medical conditions compared to those whose gum disease went untreated, a new study has found.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Treating gum disease improves vascular health in Indigenous Australians
A simple non-surgical gum disease treatment markedly reduces the thickness of the wall of the arteries, a risk factor for heart disease, according to a first of its kind study among Aboriginal Australians.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Gifford-Jones: Can lasers regenerate teeth?
Don Quixote said, "For I would have you know, Sancho, that a mouth without molars is like a mill without a stone, and a tooth is more precious than a diamond."
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Lexington County Chronicle
Gum Disease and Preterm Pregnancies
Over the last several decades, the scientific and medical communities have had a growing interest in the relationship between periodontal disease and many systemic problems and diseases in the body.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Dr. Adam F. Weaver of Mountain Top Periodontics Announces the...
Periodontist Dr. Adam F. Weaver of Mountain Top Periodontics announces his practice expansion to accept local residents with gum disease symptoms.
Researchers investigate stress as a potential cause of periodontal disease
A section of a mast cell. The cytoplasm, in yellow, releases granules, in green, in response to inflammation.
Thu Jun 12, 2014
5 Major Causes Of Bad Breathe And How To Handle It
According to Wikipedia, 'concern about halitosis is estimated to be the third most frequent reason for people to seek dental care, and about 20 per cent of the general population are reported to suffer from it to some degree.'
Wed Jun 11, 2014
Unhealthy teeth and gums linked to chronic disease
According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, "Dental caries remains the most prevalent chronic disease in both children and adults."
Questions for your dentist
Dental fear is common in America, and it has been estimated that 50 percent of Americans don't go to the dentist consistently.