Posts Tagged ‘hormones’
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…Read More
Should You Be Concerned About Bisphenol-A (BPA)?
BPA Basics Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical that has been used to harden plastics for more than four decades. It is literally in everything around you. It is in medical devices, water bottles, the lining of canned foods and drinks, and many other household products. Over 90% of us have BPA in our bodies…Read More
Periodontal Disease in Women
Recent studies have shown an increased risk for periodontal disease in women. Why are women more prone to the disease, and what can be done to help decrease the risks? While there are many risk factors, which seem to be more prevalent? Female hormones seem to be the main risk factor. The study done at…Read More