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healthy gums means a healthy heart

How Does Dental Health Affect Heart Health?

Is there a link between periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease? How bad dental hygiene leads to gum disease and cardiovascular issues Can having bad teeth…

Can COVID-19 Harm My Teeth and Gums?

What effects can COVID-19 have on my oral health? How are healthcare experts linking long-haul symptoms to COVID-19? Could something else be causing long-haul symptoms?…

Gum Disease

How Can You Tell if You Have Gum Disease?

What causes gum disease? What can happen if gum disease goes untreated? Diagnosing gum disease at the dentist’s office What kind of gum disease treatment…

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What Causes Bad Breath?

What causes bad breath (halitosis)? How halitosis can be a sign of periodontal disease or other health conditions How to get rid of bad breath…

Is Vaping Bad for Your Teeth?

Vaping products such as JUUL are rising in popularity Is vaping harmful to your teeth and gums? Your dentist can treat damage caused by vaping…

Mouthwash and the associated benefits

More than refreshing and bad-breath banishing, mouthwash can be part of your dental regime. While it is not a replacement for brushing and flossing, they…

Halitophobia: The Fear of Having Bad Breath

Imagine spending your life petrified of having perpetually bad breath, no matter how often you brushed, flossed and/or rinsed? This is called halitophobia, and the…

Why smiling is contagious

Smiling isn’t so much contagious as it is an involuntary reaction known as mirroring — the act of matching a person’s facial expression. Adrienne Wood,…

Chilis clear your sinuses but be careful!

A Sinus Infection and Tooth Pain

Spring time is sinus infection season for a few reasons. The most common culprit is the return of allergy season. If you’re a sufferer, you’re…