Impact of tobacco products on your oral health Bad breath: when you smell it, you want to quickly hand the offender a piece of chewing gum or a mint. While bad breath often results from the foods we consume, it can also come from periodontal disease. Periodontal or gum disease is caused by bacteria in … Read Full Article
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More than 1.8 million kids have hearing problems, according to research from the Better Hearing Institute. Frequently parents and teachers are not aware that kids are experiencing hearing difficulties.Read Full Article
Cataracts are cloudy areas in the lens of the eye, which is normally clear. This cloudiness makes it difficult to see clearly as it prevents the passage of light into the eye.Read Full Article
An oral piercing of the tongue, cheek or lip is considered a unique way to express your personality. Unfortunately, it is also a way to experience an increase in health complications.Read Full Article
For many years, scientists have touted the health benefits of regular consumption of green tea. New evidence has demonstrated that the powerful antioxidants and disease-fighting properties of green tea may help protect individuals from glaucoma and common eye diseases and promote healthy gums and teeth.Read Full Article
Have you ever thought about the billions of things you see each day? Adults tend to notice when they are not seeing correctly and know to contact their eye doctor for assistance. But kids are different. They lack the vision awareness and experience to know when they are not seeing as they should.Read Full Article
Warmer temperatures provide many opportunities to enjoy the outdoors, from yard work and gardening, to exercising or watching area sports teams.Read Full Article