Monthly Archives: December 2016

Diabetes and Oral Health

Studies show that diabetics – an estimated 12 to 14 million people in the United States – are more susceptible to the development of oral infections and periodontal disease. Oral infections tend to be more severe in diabetic patients than … Continue reading

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Holiday Sweets Can Be Tough On Teeth

The winter holidays are known for sweet treats and tempting goodies, but that doesn’t mean that you have to end up at the dentist with cavities in January. How do sweet foods and drinks cause cavities? When you eat sugary … Continue reading

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Stressing Out This Holiday Season?

While the holiday season is a time of excitement and cheer, seasonal activities, family visits and holiday shopping can also lead to a lot of pressure – which can affect your oral health. If you’re feeling tense or anxious, be … Continue reading

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