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...

Dental Neglect

by Jason 10/8/2013 8:00 AM

Don’t neglect your teeth – the price you pay will hit both your body and your pocketbook.

We’ve made great strides in dental health. The majority of Baby Boomers will maintain their natural teeth over their lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Americans’ widespread exposure to fluoride in water and toothpaste, paired with regular dental checkups, have helped reduce tooth decay among all ages.... more...

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