More Exercise + Healthy Weight = Less Gum Disease

by Jason 3/27/2014 8:00 AM

A study in the Journal of Periodontology found that increasing your physical activity leads to healthier teeth and gums. During the trial, researchers measured the body mass index (BMI), body fat percentage and maximal oxygen consumption in a group of volunteers. ... more...

Chewing Tobacco: Facts About Dip

by Jason 3/25/2014 8:00 AM

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Surgeon General Report – the one that spoke on the health hazards of smoking, thereby saving the lives of many Americans.... more...

Sweets for Valentine’s Day Can Hit a Sour Note for Your Teeth

by Jason 2/13/2014 8:00 AM

Candy is a popular gift for Valentine’s Day, and there’s an abundant assortment available at every turn. But what types of candy are tooth-friendly and what candy should you bypass for the sake of your teeth?... more...

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