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Risk Factors of Gum Disease

It is important to pay very close attention to your oral health.  Recognizing certain risk factors could be crucial in maintaining good oral hygiene.  Here are some factors to be aware of; **Over flossing and excessive vigorous brushing may injure your teeth or gums. **If you have a family member with gum disease or cavities, […]

Cancer

Over a third of the one-point-two million Americans diagnosed with cancer every year may develop painful oral complications from their treatment. If you are undergoing cancer treatment, you may be unaware that a dental examination is a critical step in maintaining your overall health. Someone who receives radiation therapy of the head and neck area […]