Posts Tagged ‘decay’

Remember To Hydrate & Keep Moving

hydrate, staying active, exercise, dental health, Rochester Hills

Summer is the perfect time to get outdoors and get moving. Whether running, walking, hiking, or biking, staying active is the goal. But while you look to your physical health, don’t forget to keep your dental health in mind. Remember to hydrate and take these few simple steps to help keep your teeth healthy while…

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Smoking & Your Dental Health

cancer, dental care, family dentist, rochester hills

40 million U.S. adults smoke cigarettes, and about 4.7 million middle and high school students use at least one tobacco product, including e-cigarettes. Each year, nearly half a million Americans die prematurely of smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke, making tobacco use the leading cause of preventable disease, disability, and death in the United States.…

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Chewing Gum and Your Teeth

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What is something the ancient Greeks and Mayans had in common? They each had their own version of what we consider chewing gum today.  For the Greeks, it was sap from the mastic tree and for the Mayans, sap from the sapodilla tree.  Closer to home, Native Americans enjoyed chewing the sap from a spruce tree. While the…

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