Categories for Overall Health

How Often Do I Need Oral Cancer Screenings?

November 11, 2022 6:47 pm Published by

Oral cancer screenings are just as important as dental cleanings! Oral cancer screenings can help catch early signs of cell abnormalities that could indicate oral cancer. Take a look at our blog post for what you need to know about oral cancer screenings and how often you should be getting them!

5 Signs You Have TMJ

August 9, 2022 5:49 pm Published by

The temporomandibular joint, or TMJ, connects each side of your lower jaw to your skull. The TMJ is responsible for opening and closing your mouth and other mouth motions. Check out our blog post for five signs you might have TMJ/TMD disorder.

Is Tooth Pain Causing My Headaches?

July 15, 2022 5:16 pm Published by

Sometimes we get headaches because we’ve been staring at the computer screen for too long. Sometimes we get headaches because we haven’t drank enough water that day. But did you know that tooth pain can be connected to headaches as well? Read our blog post for details!

Early Signs of Oral Cancers & How to Prevent Them

May 23, 2022 6:42 pm Published by

Brushing, flossing, and maintaining healthy oral hygiene and lifestyle habits are best to encourage a healthy smile. In some unfortunate cases, though, oral cancer can develop and interfere with your oral and physical health, requiring prompt treatment. Read our blog post to learn about oral cancer symptoms and treatment.

All About TMJ/TMD Treatment

May 16, 2022 6:15 pm Published by

Anyone can suffer from temporomandibular disorders, also commonly referred to as TMD. TMD includes a disorder of the temporomandibular joint, often referred to as the TMJ. But what happens when you have TMJ/TMD disorder? Read our blog post to learn about treatment options.

Food & Drinks to Avoid Over the Holidays

December 20, 2021 9:54 pm Published by

When you’re tempted to indulge this holiday season, just think about your teeth. While a treat here and there won’t ruin your dental future, it’s important to make healthy choices whenever possible. Read our blog post to learn what foods and drinks are best avoided this holiday season.

Connections Between Good Sleep & Your Oral Health

October 12, 2021 7:10 pm Published by

Did you know a good night’s sleep can have a positive impact on your oral health? Many studies have shown that there is a direct connection between a lack of sleep and the development of periodontitis (gum disease). Check out our blog post for what you need to know about sleep and your oral health!

Connection Between Diabetes & Oral Health

September 30, 2021 8:18 pm Published by

Oral health issues can have implications beyond just the mouth, and they can be serious. In fact, there’s a known link between mouth health and diabetes. Check out our blog post to learn more about this connection and when you should be concerned for your own health.

How Can a Dentist Help You With Sleep Apnea?

July 19, 2021 7:35 pm Published by

Do you suffer from fatigue and headaches during the day or wake up multiple times a night? Does your partner complain about your snoring? You might have sleep apnea. Read our blog post to learn how the dentist can help with your sleep apnea.