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British Survey Reveals Odd Uses for Teeth

Our teeth are pretty interesting, aren’t they? They’re covered in enamel, which, though irreplaceable, is the strongest substance in the entire body. They’re strong enough to apply 200…

Brushing Tablets May Help Seniors Who Cannot Brush Teeth

There’s no question that nursing homes have been hit hard by COVID-19. With an aged population, many of whom have underlying health conditions and live in close quarters,…

Probiotics and Oral Health

In recent years, you may have heard of something called probiotics in the news and on television commercials. These microorganisms are credited with a multitude of health benefits,…

Protect the Mouth from Medication Side Effects

As we age, it is common to require medications to help keep our bodies performing at optimal levels. In fact, it is said that 90 percent of people…

Psoriasis and Oral Health

You may have heard that your oral health is a gateway to the health of the rest of your body. Truly, when you have oral health problems, your…

Triclosan May Cause Osteoporosis

It’s a name you may have heard in the news before, but you might not remember why: Triclosan. A popular ingredient in some antibacterial toothpastes, Triclosan made headlines…

Dental Mysteries: Solved

There are many mysteries in life. Some of them remain unsolved, while others have clearly defined answers we just may not know about – especially when it comes…

Use your Dental Benefits before they Expire

Miami and Coral Gables, FL At the end of the year, most of us are thinking about others. They have gifts to buy and family to visit during…

Dental Checkups could Save your Life

Miami and Coral Gables, FL You probably know that going to the dentist helps keep your teeth and mouth in good condition, but did you know that keeping…

The Dangers of old Metal Fillings

Miami and Coral Gables, FL Do you have metal fillings in your mouth? If so, you likely are not alone. Dental amalgam has been used in restorations such…