Seasonal Allergies & Your Oral Health

THE ORAL AND OVERALL HEALTH CONNECTION Hello, Spring! April showers bring May flowers…and allergies, too!! Millions of people experience seasonal allergies every year. Did you know that your allergies can also affect your oral health? What Causes Seasonal...

Why Straight Teeth?

WHY STRAIGHT TEETH? Studies have shown that positive first impressions are directly enhanced by an attractive smile.  Those with straight teeth are perceived to be more successful, more intelligent, more youthful and they are even seen as having more dates.  Many...

Women’s Oral Health

WOMEN’S ORAL HEALTH Men and women have many similarities, but when it comes to oral health there can also be quite a few differences.  Our blog post today will delve into the unique concerns women face when it comes to their oral health. Sjögren’s and TMJ...

When To See The Dentist

WHEN TO SEE THE DENTIST We have all heard it said that “prevention is key”–this is most true when it comes to your dental health!  Visiting your dentist regularly is crucial to your overall oral health.  For most people, that will just entail two regular dental...

Breastfeeding

BREASTFEEDING ALL NEW PARENTS are flooded daily with questions, concerns, and uncertainties regarding how to best care for their new little one.  A top concern for most, if not all, parents is whether to breastfeed or bottle-feed. Both options have fervent advocates...

The Diabetes and Periodontal Disease Link

THE ORAL AND OVERALL HEALTH CONNECTION WE’VE SAID IT BEFORE AND WE’LL SAY IT AGAIN… healthy mouth equals healthy body! Most people will admit this is not what comes to mind first when they think of dental care. But, your oral and overall health are very much connected...