Blood Pressure Meds and Oral Health

If you have high blood pressure and are taking medications to control it, you should know how to protect yourself from the effect these medications have on your oral health. High Blood Pressure Affects Gums If you have been diagnosed with high blood pressure and you’ve been prescribed medications to control the condition, be aware…

Getting to the Roots of the Problem

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The roots of our teeth can be visible when our gums recede.  This can be caused by improper or rigorous brushing or gum disease.  Roots can also become decayed when cavities form on the roots of our teeth.  In most cases, exposed roots are more common in older adults. Cavities in Roots are Harmful The…

Antibiotics and Inhalers can Affect Your Teeth

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We all know how excess consumption of sugary or acidic foods and beverages can harm our teeth. But did you know that antibiotics and inhalers can lead to cavities or tooth discoloration? High doses of Antibiotics can cause Oral Thrush Oral thrush is a condition caused by a yeast called candida.  High doses or prolonged use…