Over 46% of Adults Have Gum Disease. Are You One of Them?

Nearly half of American adults have some form of gum disease. Despite this alarmingly large percentage, many avoid treating the problem. Untreated gum disease can cause gum recession and tooth loss and is linked to diabetes and heart disease. Luckily, you can prevent and treat most gum disease by following good dental habits.   What is Gum Disease? Gum disease, or periodontal...
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Looking Out For Your Vision: 3 Unusual Eye Conditions

There’s truth to the saying, “with age comes wisdom”. Unfortunately, age can also bring eye issues. After 50, being mindful of these changes increases with every year because early detection can help protect your vision and prevent vision loss. Here are 3 eye conditions to be aware of as you enter your 50s and beyond. Eye Conditions To Watch Out For 1. Low vision Low...
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A Great New Year’s Resolution: Make 2022 the Year to Love Your Smile!

New Year’s resolutions frequently revolve around increasing your health or your wealth. Want a resolution that benefits both? By committing to making 2022 the year you focus on your dental care, you’ll create a win-win for your oral health and financial situation. After all, the best way to solve expensive dental issues is by avoiding them in the first place!   A Good...
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Are You In The Sandwich Generation?

Children Below. Parents Above. Stressed-Out Caregivers in the Middle.   In 1981, social worker Dorothy Miller coined the name “the sandwich generation”. The term describes adult children who are “sandwiched” between their aging parents and their own maturing children. Many people thought retirement would be a time to finally be free of responsibilities....
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