Prevention and Treatment for Periodontal Disease

CWD EditorOral Health

Periodontal disease is a serious issue that if left untreated, can actually destroy the jawbone. It’s a very common disease, with more than 3 million cases in the US every year. In serious cases, teeth must be extracted, but most cases aren’t quite that severe. The most common manifestation of the disease is mild inflammation in the gums. Taking precautionary … Read More

Sleep Apnea and Dental Devices to Treat it

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Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder that occurs when breathing abruptly stops and starts during sleep. This condition is one of the most prominent causes of excessive daytime sleepiness. Sleep apnea makes it hard for a person to sleep well and this lack of restful sleep can seriously impact a person’s life in a negative way. Dental sleep apnea … Read More

Sugary Snacks vs. Healthy

CWD EditorOral Health

Regardless of what you eat, it’s essential to maintain good oral hygiene to prevent cavities and disease. However, some foods do more damage than others. The typical American diet exceeds the recommended sugar intake level, and this can wreak havoc on the teeth. The mouth is host to hundreds of bacteria, good and bad. Good bacteria can keep your breath … Read More