Posts Categorized: Patient Education

Your Oral Health And Diabetes

Diabetes Vista CA

Over 30 million Americans live with diabetes. This disease has two different forms, Type I and Type II, that affect the ability of the body to properly digest carbohydrates. Diabetes centers around the hormone insulin, which allows the cells to absorb the nutrients that we eat. There are many myths and stigmas surrounding this condition…. Read more »

Is Brushing Your Teeth a Priority for You?

Many people make brushing their teeth part of their daily care routine, which is a great start. If you aren’t currently brushing your teeth at least twice a day, you should be! Brushing your teeth removes bacterial buildup and the residues left behind from food (which bacteria use to make tooth-harming acid). You should also… Read more »

Family Dental Care Through Education

Family dental care isn’t something you only receive when you’re at your dentist’s office. Of course, you need to make biannual visits to the dentist for cleanings and checkups. Preventive care that your dentist administers during this time is vital for your long-term health. However, there’s plenty of ongoing care that you and your family… Read more »

How to Improve Your Hygiene at Home

The point of attending regular dental checkup and cleaning appointments is to keep your smile healthy and free of issues like cavities and gum disease. However, even the most effective preventive dental care will be unsuccessful if you don’t consistently keep up with good hygiene at home. The biggest threats to your smile are the… Read more »