Which Foods Should You Avoid this Holiday Season?

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Everyone loves to indulge during the Holidays. After gifts, seasonal winter dishes are people’s most favorite part of the whole ordeal. However, all those rich, indulgent foods can wreak havoc on the health of your mouth. They have the potential to hurt your teeth in a way that lasts well past the Holidays. Worth it? […]

Keeping Your Teeth Healthy is About Keeping Yourself Healthy

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When it comes to the health of your mouth, it’s tied to the health of a lot of other parts of your body, too. Your digestive system, respiratory system, olfactory system an inner ear structures all interact with your mouth in some way. Just like smoking tobacco hurts your teeth as well as your lungs, […]

Chemotherapy, Radiation and Oral / Dental Care

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Each year in America, nearly 650,000 patients receive chemotherapy and 50,000 are treated with radiation to the head & neck region. Both of these types of treatment have side effects and potential complications with dental health. Dental Exam Before Chemotherapy or Radiation If you will be receiving chemotherapy or head & neck radiation, or if […]