Caregiving: Oral Health = Overall Health

Caregiving: Oral Health = Overall Health

“All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes and conditions. Nothing ever exists entirely alone; everything is in relation to everything else.” – The Buddha The first car I ever bought was a used 2000 Oldsmobile Alero at the age of 32 in 2001....

Electronic, Ionic, Quip: The Latest in Toothbrush Technology

I have been currently doing research on the difference and efficiency of electric and ionic toothbrushes, so I got stumped by a patient who told me he and his fiance have been using the Quip toothbrush for the past 3 months.  He had not been to a dentist in 5 years,...

Women’s Oral Health at All Ages

Women’s oral health depends on our different stages in life.  For many women, these changes are directly related to surges in sex-hormone levels, such as in puberty, menstruation, pregnancy, lactation and menopause.  Women are also more likely to be diagnosed...