Posts Categorized: Healthy Living

Improving Oral Healthcare in the New Year

The new year is a time for new habits and fresh starts. You may have goals to eat better, maintain better hygiene, or exercise regularly. This is the perfect time to better yourself and your lifestyle. If you’re resolving to live better in 2018, one huge change you can make is to take better care… Read more »

The Worst Foods for Your Teeth

A healthy diet is one major contributor to the wellness of your teeth and gums. If you overindulge in certain foods and beverages, you could be putting your teeth at risk for cavities and advanced tooth decay. Sugary and starchy foods in particular directly contribute to the erosion of your tooth enamel and increased risk… Read more »

Gum Disease May Affect Rates of Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and your Vista dentist Dr. Sabet wants to highlight the connection between oral health and one’s overall health. Research over the past several years has determined that gum disease is a risk factor for many chronic diseases such as diabetes, stroke, heart disease, and even prostrate cancer. Recent data also… Read more »