Dental Blog

Gum Disease Patients are Nine Times More Likely to Die of COVID-19

Dental health has long been linked to overall health, and now new research indicates COVID-19 patients with gum disease are more likely to experience complications than those without gum disease.

Marijuana Use and Oral Health Effects

Now that marijuana is legal in many states for recreational or medicinal purposes (or both) we will soon be able to conduct more comprehensive studies on the true oral health effects of cannabis use.

Is Vaping Bad for Your Teeth?

Although vaping (e-cigarettes in particular) was once considered a safer alternative to traditional tobacco use and helpful for quitting tobacco, there has been a surge of health incidents recently from lung illnesses, to seizures, and even deaths that has made the health community and the FDA now reconsider the safety of vaping.

Talk To Your Dentist About Oral Cancer

The American Cancer Society estimates 53,000 people in the United States will be diagnosed with oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers per year.

Beer and Your Oral Health

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, many of us will raise a glass to Ireland's patron saint with a chilled mug (or two) or beer.

Sensitive Teeth

Chilly temperatures can make your teeth chatter, for sure, but have they ever caused your teeth to feel a little tingly and sensitive?

What’s Your Perfect Toothbrush: Electric v. Manual Toothbrushes

On today's blog, we're settling the great debate between electric versus manual toothbrushes.

Hygiene Tips for Kissable Lips This Valentine’s Day

It's February and love is in the air!

Tips to Self-Care During the Holidays

Set yourself up for success this holiday season by prioritizing your health.

Just in Time for Gift-giving Season — We Checked Out the Internet’s Favorite Electric Toothbrush and Here’s What We Found

Throughout the year, we've been keeping on top of many oral hygiene trends

Five Ways to Make the Flossing Routine a Little Easier

It's National Flossing Day!

Savor the Season – Fall Foods that are Good for a Healthy Smile

Fall is the perfect time to enjoy the abundance of a good farmer's market haul of seasonal produce.