ArchiveApril, 2012

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

So you’ve had your yearly Pap smear, mammogram, or prostate screening done.  And you’ve even finally made that appointment for the dreaded colonoscopy. Think you’ve covered all the bases?  Think again. According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, 100 people in the US alone are diagnosed everyday with oral cancer.  While early stage oral cancer is […]

Pregnancy and Dental Care

So you just found out you are pregnant and have started to share the news with family and friends.  There are so many things to think about and plan for.  Have you thought about your teeth and gums? When you are pregnant, you are at increased risk for gum disease.  This is due to the […]