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Can straightening your teeth improve your health? We all know that going through a teeth straightening treatment like Invisalign or traditional braces improves your appearance. However, did you know that having straighter teeth can also improve your overall health? Malocclusion When your teeth are improperly aligned in your mouth it creates what dentists and […]
By: Sheryl Ubelacker, Health Reporter, The Canadian Press TORONTO – People with diabetes are far more prone to developing serious gum disease than those without the disorder, but it’s not only tooth loss they need to worry about. Experts say chronic periodontal disease can also affect the ability to keep blood-sugar levels under control, leading […]
New tests screen for gum disease, oral cancer DesMoinesRegister.com Dr. Jessica Lawson of Lawson Family Dentistry in Urbandale explains the simple procedure of a periodontal test to patient Sarah Perrin of Des Moines. / CHRISTOPHER GANNON/THE REGISTER/Christopher Ganno Future dental visits may involve more than a … and more » Original post by general dentistry […]
By Frederik Joelving NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Pregnant women can safely be treated for gum infections without having to worry about their baby’s health, according to a new study. The concern among dentists had been that treating the problem could cause bacteria to get into the mothers’ bloodstream, where they could harm babies’ development. […]
Mom’s gum disease treatment safe for babyReutersMichalowicz, a dentist at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in Minneapolis, and his colleagues tested more than 400 two-year-olds, who’d been born to mothers with gum disease. Half the mothers had been treated with aggressive … and more » Original post by general dentistry – […]
How Healthy is your Smile? by Kathryn Cook January 2011 Oral health is often taken for granted, but is an essential part in our everyday lives. Good oral health enhances our ability to speak, smile, eat and enjoy our lives with comfort and confidence. In addition, as new research continues to show, healthy teeth and […]
Replacing teeth? Will a bridge or dental implant be best? Implant and General Dentistry of Vermont will help you clarify your goals, using 3D Galileos x-ray diagnostics to understand your condition and identify the right path and economics to keep you from suffering consequences of tooth loss.
Don’t ignore that tooth pain, says Jenilee Matz, MPH, myOptumHealth. It will most likely come back to haunt you. Know about these five causes of tooth pain.