Month: May 2022

Your Oral Health Impacts Your Heart

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Sometimes, people view their dental health as primarily cosmetic. Certainly, a perfect, pretty smile would be fantastic. But if it’s not perfect, that’s alright (in their mind). If they are able to hide a problem, then maybe it doesn’t matter. They do this with a different smile or a different manner of speech. And some… Read more »

Night Guards Could Save You A Headache

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Many people clench their jaw regularly, or chew their cheeks from time to time. But this unconscious action can cause major issues with the teeth and even the jaw.. Bruxism, the medical term for persistent teeth grinding, can alter the shape of the teeth or even how they sit within the mouth. If left untreated,… Read more »

Protect Your Pregnant Smile

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When you’re pregnant, it seems that every aspect of your life is somehow affected by your body’s change. Well, your mouth is no exception, and many women fall victim to neglect of their oral health. Today, your Overland Park KS dentist writes on how best to care for your mouth during pregnancy, both for beauty… Read more »

Sugar And Your Smile

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Diabetes is the most common autoimmune disorder in the United States. Over 29 million people have been diagnosed with Type I or Type II forms. This disorder affects so many differing aspects of life, and often in ways you might not imagine. Capillaries, the smallest blood vessels of the body, suffer damage from elevated blood… Read more »