New Year's Resolutions

by Jason 12/31/2013 8:00 AM

Start on a path to a healthier you in 2014!... more...

Holiday Libations Can Take a Toll on Your Teeth

by Jason 12/26/2013 8:00 AM

It is not uncommon for family dinners and holiday parties to begin (and end) with a toast of champagne or wine. However, it’s important to be responsible and limit yourself to safe levels... more...

Tooth Loss Directly Linked to Nighttime Eating Activity

by Jason 12/24/2013 8:00 AM

Late-night eating is not just a bad habit; it is an invitation for tooth loss. The main culprit is the lower flow of saliva during the night. Saliva is responsible for rinsing away food debris that cling to our teeth and neutralizing the enamel-destroying acids, which are formed by the bacteria in the mouth. With less saliva present, fungus and bacteria begin to develop in the mouth and initiate the decaying process. This concept is supported by the findings of Professor Damien Walmsley, a consultant with the British Dental Association.... more...

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