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5 Dental Health Tips On How To Protect Your Teeth From Cold

Rahis Saifi | Posted 10.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Rahis Saifi

It is a fact that the healthy teeth are the factor with the greatest influence on anyone's confidence. This is why we pay so much attention to our tee...

Demystifying The Most Common Tooth Myths -- Enlighten Yourself With The Facts

Sam Cohen | Posted 06.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Sam Cohen

Screenshot: Flickr It is unanimously acknowledged by most people that any kind of dental work can be a nerve-wracking experience for anyone. Perhaps ...

Are Your Teeth Wrecking Your Health?

Dr. Veronica Anderson | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Veronica Anderson

The fact is, dental habits and history can tell a savvy practitioner a lot about your health and can have a big impact when devising an appropriate healing plan.

In Greece, Healthy Teeth Are Now A Luxury

Reuters | Erin Schumaker | Posted 11.05.2015 | Healthy Living

It was the first time in weeks Anthoula Papazoi had cooked meat. She had stewed the cut of beef, donated by a friend, on a low flame all morning. But ...

Practice Meditation, Then Repeat Daily

Olivia Rosewood | Posted 06.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Olivia Rosewood

Why is daily meditation called a "practice"? Whatever you practice on the cushion for a few minutes is meant to be brought into your daily life. Stillness, presence, mindfulness, calm, breathing, acceptance, forgiveness, loving-kindness or whatever your practice may be, can be brought into daily life.

Soda Warning: May Be Hazardous to Your Sperm

Jeff Ritterman, MD | Posted 08.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Ritterman, MD

Spread the word! Soda rots our teeth, makes us fat, fattens our livers, blocks our arteries, and raises our blood pressure. It may also interfere with our fertility.

Why Halloween Is Really a Scary Holiday: A Dentist's Perspective

Mark Burhenne | Posted 12.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Mark Burhenne

If your children eat candy, make sure it's under a controlled environment. Have drinking water available to them (to buffer the huge hit of acids that ensue within minutes of candy consumption) and a toothbrush nearby (for the mandatory tooth brushing session within 20 minutes of the candy consumption).

'Smart Teeth' Could Detect Health Habits

Posted 11.18.2013 | Healthy Living

By Charles Choi, Contributing Writer Published: 09/18/2013 08:46 AM EDT on LiveScience Artificial teeth that detect when people chew, drink, spe...

Dental Divide Widens in U.S.

Dr. Harold Katz | Posted 10.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Harold Katz

Depending on where you live in the United States, access to proper dental care may differ.

DNA Testing and Dentistry

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 06.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

Increasingly, DNA testing is being used on living people for health reasons, to perhaps give an insight as to what your body may hold for you in the future. And dental DNA testing is leading the way.

Oral Hygiene Habits of the Interesting: NHL Hall of Famer, New York Islander Mike Bossy

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 10.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

"I have to admit that I didn't do much until my serious cross check that I received. From that day on I started to wear a mouth guard and would never get on the ice without it."

Oral Hygiene Habits of the Interesting: Bizzare Food's Andrew Zimmern

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 10.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

"I do try to cleanse my palate before eating new foods, but I do that from a necessity standpoint so I can truly appreciate and collect the whole flavor experience."

Oral Hygiene Habits of the Interesting: U.S. Astronaut Clayton C. Anderson

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 10.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

I had the honor of interviewing U.S. Astonaut Clayton C. Anderson about his oral hygiene habits while living on the international space station for six months.

Oral Hygiene Habits of the Interesting: Curb Your Enthusiasm's Susie Essman

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 09.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

"I remember my dentist telling my mother that I'd better marry a rich man because I'm going to need lots of gold inlays. That really pissed me off. Why did he assume that I would have to marry a rich guy and that I wouldn't make the money myself?"

Bad Breath FAQs in the News

Dr. Harold Katz | Posted 09.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Harold Katz

At breath clinics across the nation, halitosis professionals like me are constantly fielding questions about oral odor. Take a look at some bad breath FAQs that made the news in the past month.

Foods That Are Good For Your Smile

EatingWell | Posted 05.16.2012 | Healthy Living

Last time I visited the dentist, we were having one of those awkward, mouth-full-of-toothpaste conversations.