Dental Health

Red wine preventing cavities? 
Red wine preventing cavities?
We’ve heard the advantages and disadvantages of drinking red wine, but now a new study shows a link to your teeth.
Special needs patients receive special dental care  Featured
Special needs patients receive special dental care
See how one woman gets the care she needs despite her disability.
The surprising connection between dental and mental health 
The surprising connection between dental and mental health
Learn more about the link between tooth loss, depression and anxiety.
How flossing helps your heart 
How flossing helps your heart
Find out how keeping your pearly whites clean can impact your heart health.
Protecting your child’s teeth during sports play 
Protecting your child’s teeth during sports play
Dentists share the best way to prevent your kids from getting tooth damage during sports.
People with more cavities may be at lower risk for head, neck cancer 
People with more cavities may be at lower risk for head, neck cancer
Believe it or not, a new study finds that bacteria produced by cavities may actually protect you against cancers.
How safe are materials used to treat kids’ cavities?  Featured
How safe are materials used to treat kids’ cavities?
First, silver fillings potentially caused health problems. Now, white fillings may create behavioral issues. Should we be worried again?