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Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Oral Health

Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Oral Health

World Alzheimer month is every September, and this is a good time to reflect on the relationship between it and gum disease. Here’s a very basic description of what’s going on: What we know is that “bad” bacteria found in the mouths of those with periodontal (gum)...
Oral Cancer – What You Need To Know

Oral Cancer – What You Need To Know

Oral cancer is a significant health concern that affects millions of people worldwide. It is characterized by an abnormal growth of cells that can occur in the mouth, lips, tongue, and/or throat. It has the potential to be life-threatening if not detected early...
Connecting Oral Health & Heart Health

Connecting Oral Health & Heart Health

February is “Heart Month”, so it’s a great time to address the connection between oral health and heart health! Gum Disease Can Be Avoided First off, Periodontal Disease aka Gum Disease is a PREVENTABLE chronic inflammatory condition of the areas in the bone...