Protecting your dental implants from damage

Although dental implants are designed to provide a lifetime’s wear, just like regular teeth, they can be damaged. Cracks, chips or even breakages can occur in the crown, or cap, of the tooth. The titanium post that the dentist uses to secure them in place is...

Drink wine and help protect your teeth

Recent studies show that red wine is not harmful to your teeth. Although it causes staining, researchers have identified more benefits of drinking red wine. Summary: – Wine comprises polyphenol nutrients with antioxidative and antibacterial benefits to our...

Gum disease bacteria linked to esophageal cancer

A recent study shows that some bacteria associated with gum disease can also trigger esophageal cancer. Unfortunately, esophageal cancer is often undiscovered till it’s in an advanced stage. Key takeaways: – Gum disease caused by oral microbiota has been...