ArchiveJune, 2013

Children and Dental Emergencies

It’s summer time and with that comes increased activity, particularly for children. Swimming, soccer camp, playgrounds, etc. are prime opportunities for dental emergencies. Parents are often confounded about what to do when the worse happens and a tooth is knocked out. In the immediate aftermath of the accident the most important thing to know is […]

Mouthwash and Heart Disease?

In February I wrote about the benefits of using a mouthwash for oral health. There is mounting evidence that the benefits may go beyond a healthy mouth. Many of you are aware that heart disease remains the number one cause of death throughout the world.  There has long been speculation that there is a link […]