Stop Diabetes and Start Smiling

by Jason 11/4/2014 8:00 AM

November is American Diabetes Month, and the American Diabetes Association is helping America “Get Cooking to Stop Diabetes!”... more...

Using Preventive Antibiotics Before a Dental Visit

by Jason 2/20/2014 8:00 AM

Before certain dental procedures, preventive antibiotics, otherwise known as antibiotic prophylaxis, may be administered to people with specific heart conditions, such as a heart transplant, heart murmurs or artificial valves.... more...

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...


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