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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 […]
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. […]
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.
A serious dental issue that affects the teeth is bruxism, commonly known as teeth grinding. Bruxism does not usually cause harm, but when teeth grinding occurs on a regular basis it makes the teeth become damaged and other oral health complications can arise. For nearly 20 years, Dr. Sherzoy is known to be a talented […]
July 5th, 2010, By Dental Health Magazine Staff One of the best ways to counter tooth loss is by the use of artificial tooth replacements. This procedure is known as a type of prosthetic dentistry. It is also considered a form of cosmetic dentistry. Although there are many options for the restoration for missing teeth, […]
Dental implant treatment can return you to optimal oral health if you have lost one, a segment, or all of your teeth.
Study published in the Journal of Periodontology suggests that the effects of untreated periodontal disease may be linked to chronic kidney disease. (American Academy of Periodontology press release) Original post by Meg Dempsey