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?

  • Is Your Tongue Too Big??>
    Wellness Tip

    Is Your Tongue Too Big?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Tongue size is an important predictor of sleep apnea, a common and potentially dangerous breathing disorder. Here's how to tell if your tongue is larger than normal, plus what you can do if it is.

  • Knocked-Out Tooth: What to Do?>

    Knocked-Out Tooth: What to Do

    by Berkeley Wellness

    It’s not uncommon for a tooth to be knocked out because of an accident, fight, sports injury, or rough play. But the right steps can help maximize the chance that the tooth can be saved—beginning with staying calm.