Monthly Archives: February 2011

A Dental Primer

Many patients come into our practice and are surprised after our thorough exam to find that their mouth is not in as good a shape as they thought, when they’ve been brushing and flossing somewhat regularly. “What am I doing … Continue reading

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Dental Economics

Dental Economics While the economy languishes and the results of the latest health care legislation are yet to be resolved, it’s easy to put things that don’t hurt on the side. There is an old saying, ‘if it don’t hurt, … Continue reading

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“Jailbreak” bacteria triggers heart disease

‘Jailbreak ’ bacteria triggers heart disease Plaque-causing bacteria can ‘jailbreak’ from the mouth into the bloodstream and increase your risk of heart attack and stroke, according to research from the University of Bristol. In September, 2010, Professor Howard Jenkinson, spoke … Continue reading

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