What are Dental Bridges?

What are Dental Bridges? Are you missing one or more teeth? If so, you’re not alone. The American Dental Association reports that average adults between 20 and 64 years old have three decayed or missing teeth. Fortunately, you have multiple options for replacing...
STDs and your oral health

STDs and your oral health

Can having a sexually transmitted infection affect your oral health? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are approximately 20 million new cases of sexually transmitted diseases reported each year — and some of these diseases come...
Diabetes and your oral health

Diabetes and your oral health

Did you know that 29.1 million people living in the United States have diabetes? That’s 9.3% of the population. Approximately 1.7 million new cases are diagnosed each year and 8.1 million people living with diabetes don’t even know they have it. ...
Oral piercings: What you should know

Oral piercings: What you should know

Oral piercings are a popular form of self-expression. While people think they look cool, they can be hazardous to your health. That’s because your mouth contains millions of bacteria, and infection and swelling often occur with mouth piercings. For instance,...