Shine the light on oral cancer

Oral cancer is becoming more prevalent and is affecting more people everyday. As awareness grows we are learning that all people, from all backgrounds and ages are susceptible to oral cancer. New research shows that 3 out of 4 people are infected with HPV at some point in their lives. Oral HPV increases your risk …

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10 Questions to ask before choosing a Dentist

Do you give painless, gentle shots?  Do you take low-dose, digital x-rays? Do you offer oral sedation, relaxation dentistry? Do you have a three dimensional CT scanner to evaluate my total oral health? Do you place and restore implants in the same office? Do you have the ability to make me a crown in one …

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Bacteria show whom you’ve been kissing

  Bacteria show whom you've been kissing In 10 seconds, intimate kissing can spread as many as 80 million bacteria, according to research. The study exposes not only the amount of bacteria that is transferred by kissing, but also the similarities between kissing partners’ saliva. The research tested the effects of intimate kissing on 21 …

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