Preventive Maintenance

February 22, 2011  |   Toothfully Speaking   |     |   Comments Off on Preventive Maintenance

During tough economic times, we all are faced with making difficult choices.  Few people have unlimited funds, so we all have to decide what we will do with our money.  Unfortunately, it is easy to ignore our health and postpone needed care when so many other things seem so ...

Your Heart Health

February 22, 2011  |   Toothfully Speaking   |     |   Comments Off on Your Heart Health

Last year, a surprising link was discovered by researchers following patients with heart disease.  It was discovered that people with gum disease were more likely to develop heart disease than people who kept their gums healthy with regular cleanings and daily flossing. It turns out that bacterial infections in the mouth, ...

New Year’s Resolutions

February 22, 2011  |   Toothfully Speaking   |     |   Comments Off on New Year’s Resolutions

The start of a new year is often a time for us to make a goal to improve ourselves.  We resolve to lose weight, exercise more, or save money.  I would encourage you to put your dental health on that list. It is so easy to put yourself at the end ...