Dangers Of Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease is common and unpleasant ranging from its earliest form of ginigivitis all the way to advanced periodontitis. According to ever mounting evidence, it could also play a role in a whole host of seemingly unrelated health problems. Periodontal Disease is a slow, progressive disease that has the capability to destroy our oral and…

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General Health Linked To Dental Health?

Dental Health Marielaina Perrone DDS

Most people do not realize that our dental health and our general health are inherently linked. Below is a discussion of the various links to be aware of to maintain your health. Oral Health = Overall Health?  Just like most areas of the body, your mouth is full of various bacteria — most are just…

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New Year, New Smile!!!

The new year is fast approaching and it may be time to start thinking about what your New Year’s resolutions should be. These usually include losing weight, Have A Healthy, Happy New Year!! striving for a better job, or maybe even just being  a better friend or partner. Many people also set new goals for…

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Dental Health Challenges For Women

Maintaining good dental health can be quite challenging for all of us but it can be especially challenging for women. Women’s bodies have major changes that occur throughout life including monthly hormone cycles and pregnancy. These changes are due to changes in hormones. As you may know, hormones can be responsible for dramatic shifts in…

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The Importance Of Oral Cancer Screenings

Oral cancer is cancer of the mouth and throat (larynx). Cancer is defined as the disease caused by an uncontrolled division of abnormal cells in a part of the body. This abnormal collection of mutated cells can form a tumor. Oral cancer originates in the mouth and throat, but has the ability to spread to other…

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Embracing Your Dental Health

Maintaining our dental health can be challenging at times. We all live busy schedules but research has shown that good dental health can lead to good overall health. Below are some tips to help embrace your oral health today! Top Oral Health Tips -Brush at least twice a day and floss daily before bedtime.  Periodontal…

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A Healthy Smile For The New Year

The new year is fast approaching and it may be time to start thinking about what your New Year’s resolutions should be. These usually include losing weight, striving for a better job, or maybe even just being  a better friend or partner. Many people also set new goals for leading a healthier life going forward. So…

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Is Oral Cancer In Your Future?

For most of the world the mere mention of the word cancer is frightening. Everyone’s lives have been touched in some way by this dreaded disease. However, with today’s medical advancements many different types of cancer of very treatable and very curable. Unfortunately, oral cancer is not one of those types of cancer. In fact,…

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The Mouth As A Window To Our Health

Recent research has begun to mount linking the oral health to the rest of the body. Did you know that more than 90% of all systemic diseases produce oral signs and symptoms?  Oral health means more than just an attractive smile. Poor oral health and untreated oral diseases and conditions can have a significant impact on…

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The Benefits Of Drinking Tea And Your Oral Health

Many of us have long known the benefits of drinking tea regularly. Some of these benefits include improving our immune system, building stronger bones, and protect against aging (anti-oxidants). However, drinking tea regularly can also help our dental health. Recent research suggests drinking black or green tea daily can give you amazing dental health benefits.…

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