The heart wants what it wants, and your heart wants you to take care of your mouth. Gum disease is associated with heart disease, according to several studies. But that’s just the beginning. … [Read more...]
CAVITIES: Bad Luck or Bad Behavior?
When it comes to cavities, is bad luck or bad behavior to blame? Oral health experts agree—it’s a little of both. … [Read more...]
There’s Something in the Water: Swimming Pools and Your Teeth
Cannonball! From workouts to water slides, pools provide endless hours of splashes and smiles. It’s no secret that most pools contain chlorine, a chemical used to kill germs. You might be surprised to learn chlorine can cause more than itchy eyes and green-tinted hair. Pool … [Read more...]