Diabetes and Your Dental Health

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If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, your primary care physician should consult with your dentist. Diabetes and oral health are closely connected, and your dentist will be one of your primary allies in dealing with your diabetes. Diabetes can contribute to dry mouth, which can contribute to gum disease. In fact, people with diabetes… Read more »

Preventing Gum Disease

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Do you have gum disease? Before you answer “no”, remember that in the early stages, gum disease can be painless. But, if you notice that your gums have become swollen, red or tender, of if they bleed when you brush or floss you should contact your dentist. Other indicators may be bad breath, loose teeth,… Read more »