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Posted 3/8/2017 by DrAdamHarwood in Dr. Adam S. Harwood, DMD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 16
If a recent trip to the dentist for a toothache - you assumed was a cavity -endedwith the doctor recommending a root canal, you are not alone. More than 15 million root canal procedures are performed every year in the US. This treatment is so popular because it is often a way to save your natural...Read More
Posted 2/13/2017 by Irresistible Smiles in Dental Care San Diego | Best Dentist   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 47
Lasers have reformed multiple industries, and dental care is no exception. While laser gum therapy is still in its embryonic stage and not yet considered a proven treatment method – still it shows promising results for eligible patients. The present article - Laser gum removal: Before and...Read More
Posted 1/25/2017 by DrGuillermoChacon in Puyallup Oral Surgery News & Info   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 10
What is Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate? | Seattle Oral Surgeons
As a parent, having a child born withcan be an understandably difficult or scary experience. It’s important to remember that cleft is a highly treatable deformity. A child born with a cleft in the United States can expect the best outcome possible with the technological and medical resources...Read More
Posted 9/27/2016 by jennjanicki in Clinical Mastery Series - Online   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 81
The Value of Probiotics: What’s Really Happening in the Mouth
By Dr. Lee Ann Brady Are you running out of answers for a patients oral health problems? Probiotics might be the solution for you! If you have patient who is a model of perfect dental hygiene and also wholly compliant with your health recommendations, but is still suffering...Read More
Posted 8/24/2016 by CustomDentalWeb in Dental Viewpoints   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 32
Why Do We Fluoridate Drinking Water?
Fluoridation is the process of adding the mineral fluoride to the drinking water supply with the goal of preventing tooth decay. In the USA, fluoridation is a huge public health effort -- about 74.6% of citizens drink fluoridated water. Many people are unaware of the fluoridation process or...Read More
Posted 7/15/2016 by GrayMoore in Tips For Dentists and Dental Industry News   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 39
Stop Sweet Cravings to Have Great Oral Health
The percentage of Americans who are obese is quite alarming because it has been on a steady rise year after year. Statistics say that the main reason why a lot of people are obese here in America is not because of eating too much rice or meat but because there is an over consumption of junk food...Read More
Categories: oral health
Posted 6/6/2016 by Tom Cockerell Jr DDS in Tom Cockerell Jr, DDS   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 41
Red Alert: Uncontrollable Bleeding
As a long time practitioner within this series focused on susceptibility to infection, but this second article will focus on a risk foruncontrolled bleeding. Conditions related to uncontrolled bleeding are well known to clinicians. They usually involve a patient reporting specific medical...Read More
Posted 5/24/2016 by Tom Cockerell Jr DDS in Tom Cockerell Jr, DDS   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 63
Complex Medical History=Time & Stress?
My new patient has arrived and presents her medical history. Let’s see….there are checks by these history questions: diabetes, heart disease, heart surgery, angina, bleeding disorder, neurological problems, lung disease and prosthetic joint replacement. She takes nine medications and...Read More
Posted 5/16/2016 by DrGuillermoChacon in Puyallup Oral Surgery News & Info   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 67
The Warning Signs of TMJ
Have you ever had that nightmare where you open your mouth to scream for help and but you can’t seem to make any sound and now your mouth is stuck wide open? This nightmare is a reality to some. Maybe you do wake with a sore aching jaw that clicks when you yawn? Or maybe grind your teeth? Red...Read More
Posted 5/16/2016 by DrGuillermoChacon in Puyallup Oral Surgery News & Info   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 178
How to Protect Your Teeth this Summer
As we’re heading full force into May, summer is just on the horizon here in the Northwest!With vacations planned, the kids out of school, and a plethora of outdoor activities on the calendar, this season is oftentimes when many people neglect to care or protect their mouth. Whether you plan...Read More
Posted 3/31/2016 by Tariqdrabu in Health Guide   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 61
Tariq Drabu, a leading dentist and specialist oral surgeon in Manchester in the United Kingdom, advises that braces are not only for teenagers anymore. Gone are the days where teenagers would have silver braces on their teeth, it is becoming more and more common to see adults rectifying their...Read More
Posted 3/27/2016 by dentalpartnerboston in Dental Partner Boston   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 93
Halitosis, also known as fetor oris, oral malodor, or just may seem like a minor condition, but it can be the result of an underlying health problem. What’s more, having bad breath can be quite distressing and can affect one’s social and personal life negatively! If you don’t...Read More
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Posted 3/15/2016 by Tariq Drabu in Health Guide   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 73
A lot of people today are making lifestyle changes to help them lead a longer, healthier life. They are substituting more nutricius foods for those that are filled with sugar and fat, getting more exercise, and seeing their physician regularly for exams and health screenings for preventive...Read More
Posted 3/8/2016 by saibb in The Passionate Dentist   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 197
045: Dr. B Interviews Dr. Jeffrey Okeson, TMD/Orofacial Pain Specialist
045 Dr. B Interviews Dr. Jeffrey Okeson, TMD/Orofa Tune in every week for more episodes. Dr. Okeson is Professor, Chairman of the Department of Oral Health Science and Director of the College’s...Read More
Posted 2/17/2016 by Dr Mark Silberg in Dentistry News   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 96
5 Tips to Protect Your Teeth and Keep Them Shiny and Beautiful
Periodontal disease or gum disease affects supporting structures of teeth and if left untreated can damage your beautiful smile. is not easy to detect and many people do not notice, and sometimes ignore, tell-tale symptoms. Foul breath and receding or bleeding gums are usually the first...Read More
Posted 2/12/2016 by Russell Roderick in Russell Roderick   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 44
The Gum Disease and Alzheimer's Connection
A recent study out of Britain suggests a direct link between Alzheimer's and Gum Disease. Porphyromonas gingivalis, the bug responsible for unhealthy gums, was found in the brains of the deceased Alzheimer's patients being studied. It is believed that the bacteria that begins in the gums finds...Read More
Posted 2/8/2016 by David Baker in David Baker's Blog   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 71
A majority of people are under the misconception that brushing and flossing are enough to keep their pearly whites in top shape. However, that’s not how it works. While brushing twice a day and flossing a few times a week play an important role in maintaining your oral hygiene, know that...Read More
Posted 1/27/2016 by David Baker in David Baker's Blog   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 125
According to a study published in the , researchers found an association between number of heart risk factors and periodontal disease. The harsh reality is that having periodontal disease can not only lead to the loss of your pearly whites, but it can also sabotage your overall health. According...Read More
Posted 11/30/2015 by Joshua Hong in Dentistry Guide   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 66
Oral Health of Adults Over 60 – Common Oral Health Diseases and Oral Health Management
Regardless of age, oral health is vital to overall well-being. It is integral yet commonly overlooked aspect of many elderly’s general health. Oral health education, daily oral hygiene and the ability to maintain regular professional oral health services are all very important factors that...Read More
Categories: oral health
Posted 11/3/2015 by carriewcook in Carrie's Blog   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 132
5 Severe Consequences of Poor Oral Care on Overall Health
Did you know that the health of your mouth can affect the rest of your body? As perplexing as it may seem, the mouth-body connection holds absolute truth. Bacteria from teeth and gums can affect your overall health in a plethora of ways. habits isn’t just about keeping your pearly...Read More
Categories: oral health
Posted 6/19/2015 by Charles Crawford in Dental Care   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 156
Around 3% of all newborn babies have some form of birth defect, and some of these can be manifested in the form of an oral defect. The oral defects that may be present in children are: Cleft lip/cleft palate (splitting of the lip and hard/soft palate) Anodontia (lack...Read More
Posted 6/18/2015 by Charles Crawford in Dental Care   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 98
If you think that a mouth rinse is not important and is just a luxury that lazy people use if they’re too tired to brush and floss their teeth, think again. Using a mouth rinse is an actually a dentist-recommended, positive habit that’s good for your oral health. It will not only make...Read More
Posted 6/18/2015 by Russell Roderick in Russell Roderick   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 134
5 Questions You Should Ask Your Dentist
Oral health is undoubtedly an essential part of your overall well-being. It is very important for you to feel comfortable talking to your dentist about your fears and doubts with regards to your dental health. Besides, it is your right to know if your dentist and their staff take adequate...Read More
Categories: dental, oral health
Posted 6/16/2015 by Charles Crawford in Dental Care   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 40
Everyone who has seen the testimonial photos at a dental practice probably has longed for similar teeth. The smiling figures in these photos always seem to have perfectly formed, pristine white teeth turned up in envious smiles. Luckily, maintaining a healthy smile is by no means a difficult...Read More
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