A recent New York Times article reveals that periodontal disease is associated with a higher risk for cancer, particularly for older women. Researchers followed more than 65,000 women whose average age was 68. Information on [...]
Did you know that oral inflammation (periodontal disease) is an epidemic? Under the age of 65, 50% of the adult population has periodontal disease. The prevalence goes up to about 75% over the age of 65! [...]
Symptoms to Never Ignore Often, gum disease will try to get to your attention with various signs and symptoms. We will discuss a few of the most common signs. However, the main message [...]
Chances are good that during your pregnancy, you will experience a handful of new changes. Bleeding gums could be one of them. Pregnancy gingivitis is a common condition however because it is common doesn't mean [...]
Periodontists are very different from general dentists! We are a dental specialty whose focus is the oral foundation--the gums and bone of your teeth. The many advantages to seeing a periodontist are: Expert services for [...]
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