Cancer Diagnosis? Here’s How to Protect Your Dental Health

by Jason 8/4/2015 8:00 AM

You may be surprised to find your dentist on your cancer therapy team. To prevent serious mouth problems, see your dentist at least one month prior to starting cancer therapy.

Your dentist will check and clean your teeth, care for any existing problems and show you how to take care of your teeth to prevent side effects. Not all mouth problems can be avoided; however, the fewer side effects, the more likely you can stay on your cancer treatment schedule. If you have already started cancer therapy and didn’t see a dentist, see one as soon as possible. ... more...

There’s Something in the Water: Swimming Pools and Your Teeth

by Jason 7/14/2015 10:41 AM

Cannonball! From workouts to water slides, pools provide endless hours of splashes and smiles.

It’s no secret that most pools contain chlorine, a chemical used to kill germs. You might be surprised to learn chlorine can cause more than itchy eyes and green-tinted hair. Pool water chemicals can create brown teeth deposits, also known as “swimmers’ calculus.”... more...

4 Ways to Exercise Employee Wellness

by Jason 6/18/2015 7:16 AM

June is the new January! It’s time for you and your co-workers to refresh resolutions for National Employee Wellbeing Month!

Here are 4 ways for you to celebrate:
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