Tag — "oral health"

Oral Health to a 20 Something

I’m 22, fresh out of college, where does oral health and going to the dentist fit into my life? I brush my teeth at least twice a day, and even catch myself flossing from time to time. When I look in the mirror, my teeth seem white enough. I don’t see any chips or brown…

Oil Pulling for Oral Health: The Results

This challenge was one that I was ultimately very excited about due to all the buzz I had been reading as well as the fact that people claimed to have ditched their toothbrush and toothpaste over it. As I knew I would never ditch my oral health regimen knowing how important it is, I was…

Periodontist Group Develops Diabetes Educational Material

In honor of November, American Diabetes Month, the New Jersey Society of Periodontists developed this great brochure that can help your patients understand the diabetes/periodontal disease connection. If you have a blog or use social media for your dental practice, we recommend sharing these images so your patients can learn more about how their oral…

CHEERS! Combat plaque, cavities and tooth decay!

Valentine’s Day is always a great day to pour yourself a nice glass of wine.  When you reach for that bottle this evening, choose red wine! Prior research has linked moderate red wine consumption with improved longevity and diminished risk of cardiovascular and neurological diseases. Researchers now say that red wine also has compounds that…