Secondhand Smoke: A REAL Danger to Your Kids

by Jason 2/25/2014 8:00 AM

If you smoke, consider perhaps the most compelling reason for you to quit – your kids.

Children are extremely vulnerable to the ill effects of secondhand smoke. Exposure to secondhand smoke increases the risk for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), respiratory illness, asthma, middle ear infections and tooth decay.... more...

Don’t Be a Stooge with Stogies

by Jason 5/23/2013 8:00 AM

If you’ve traveled lately, you may have encountered a full-body scanner at the airport. It uses radiation to show remote officials a nude image of each passenger’s body to ensure no one is carrying anything that may cause a security risk.... more...

Sip Sparingly for Your Oral Health

by Jason 4/30/2013 8:02 AM

Long-Term Binge Drinking Has Harmful Effects On Oral Health

Binge drinking may be frequently celebrated in pop culture and joked about on social media, but during Alcohol Awareness Month, Delta Dental warns consumers that alcohol abuse can be extremely harmful to oral health.
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