A simple way to save your mind

Categories: Oral Health

There are simple things you can do daily to help deter the onset of dementia, like keeping your mind active with crossword or other puzzles, or drinking green tea. Yet, did you know that the health of your teeth and gums can help predict dementia? Research conducted at the University of Southern California found that…

Dry mouth?

Do you usually have a dry mouth or bad breath?  What about cracked lips, the skin splitting at the corners of your mouth or a frequent sore throat?  If you answered “yes,” you may suffer from xerostomia, a condition caused by a lack of saliva. Commonly known as “dry mouth,” it makes swallowing, speaking and…

Oral Cancer Screenings

Oral cancer is generally thought to be deadlier than other cancers, because it Oral cancer is generally thought to be deadlier than other cancers, because it has a tendency to be found in its late stages. Early detection is the key to a complete cure, and prevention is certainly possible. Research shows there are at…