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Month: February 2017

Living With Diabetes: Teeth and Gum Problems to be Aware of

Feb 25 2017 By The Dental Expert

Diabetes can lead to a whole host of health problems, but did you know that it can also put you at risk for dental issues? The implications of high blood sugar extend to every part of the body — including teeth and gums. When it comes to diabetes, teeth and gum problems are something you need to be aware of. Diabetes: Teeth and Gum Problems to Look Out For Here are few of the ways diabetes can wreak…

LINK BETWEEN CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND PERIODONTITIS

Feb 18 2017 By The Dental Expert

The month of February is jam packed with events, celebrations and award shows, from the Big Game to Valentine’s Day to the Oscars. Nearly 50 million Americans experience cardiovascular issues and it is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. Recent research indicates that periodontitis, or gum disease, may be associated with the development of cardiovascular disease. One theory is that the inflammatory proteins and the bacteria in the periodontal tissue…

Is chocolate bad for your teeth?

Feb 11 2017 By The Dental Expert

Around Valentine’s Day, Easter, and other holidays, most of us end up consuming more chocolate than we would on a normal basis and asking ourself, “is chocolate bad for your teeth?“ Whether you love dark chocolate, milk chocolate, white chocolate, or any variety of this endorphin releasing, feel good treat, you may be surprised at the amount of positive data there is out there about how consuming chocolate affects the body and how it can…

Gum diseases effect on health

Feb 04 2017 By The Dental Expert

Even if you brush your teeth daily, you may still have dangerous bacteria growing inside your mouth. Not only could that lead to periodontitis (an advanced form of gum disease that comes with symptoms such as bleeding when you brush and gum pain), but studies also find a link between poor oral hygiene and major health issues. Here are some ways that missing the mark on oral care could harm your heath. Plus, expert tips…

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