Obesity and Oral Health: The Connections

by Jason 1/31/2013 8:00 AM

Today, many people are overweight. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 30.3 percent of Missouri adults self-reported themselves as obese in 2011. Not only is that bad for your body, it is bad for your oral health.... more...

Snoring Keeping You Awake?

by Jason 1/22/2013 8:00 AM

Do you snore? Snoring is a warning sign of obstructive sleep apnea. If you in fact have sleep apnea, your throat muscles and tongue collapse onto the back of your throat, block your airway and make you stop breathing repeatedly all night.... more...

Facts About the Tongue

by Jason 1/10/2013 11:46 AM

Ever wondered about how the phrase "Cat's got your tongue," came into culture or about tongue piercings? Find out with Facts About the Tongue.... more...

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