May 24, 2015

dental health


  • Disheartening Dental News
    Be Well

    Disheartening Dental News

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    Studies have shown that people with gum disease are at increased risk for heart disease, leading some researchers, dentists and doctors to suggest that treating gum disease and good oral hygiene can help protect the heart. True?

  • Teeth Grinding
    Ask the Experts

    Teeth Grinding

    by Berkeley Wellness

    If you grind your teeth at night, can you use an over-the-counter mouth guard? Or, is a pricey customized guard a must?

  • Oral Cancer Risks

    Oral Cancer Risks

    by Berkeley Wellness

    The number of cases of oral cancer has been declining in the United States, perhaps because tobacco use (the main risk factor) has dropped.