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Oral Health Care Basics: Getting to the Nitty Gritty

Dr. Harold Katz | Posted 10.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Harold Katz

It's easy to forget about the basics of well-maintained teeth and gums in a society that focuses on overarching preventative and treatment options. It's not to say that those measures are not beneficial, but it won't get you far if you aren't following the golden rules of oral health.

More Action Needed for Seniors' Oral Health

Dr. Harold Katz | Posted 09.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Harold Katz

Roughly 75 million Americans are considered to be the generation known as Baby Boomers, or those who were born between 1946 and 1964. This large porti...

A Visit to the Chatty Dentist

Tom McNichol | Posted 06.23.2013 | Comedy
Tom McNichol

Hi, come on in and sit down. How have you been? It's been awhile since I've seen you. More than six months, I'd guess. Didn't I say, "See you in six months" the last time you were here? I guess you didn't hear that. I'm sure I said it. No problem, get in the chair, open wide and let's take a look.

Meditation And Flossing: Unplugging Secrets From Amber McDonald

Posted 08.30.2012 | Healthy Living

Amber McDonald, a Digital Audience Specialist at the Tampa Bay Times, has a pretty well-balanced balancing act: she meditates, eats her fruits and ve...

The Different Types of Dental Floss

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 09.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

Flossing cleans away plaque that your toothbrush will miss, and is a very essential part of good oral health. In fact, if you only brush and do not floss, you're only really doing half the job.

Flossing Alternatives

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 02.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

I (and my colleagues) talk about flossing over and over because it's really the only way to remove plaque from in between your teeth. That's why I am going to devote this blog to look at some different/alternative flossing products.

6 Ways Oral Hygiene Affects The Rest Of Your Body

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 10.01.2011 | Healthy Living

Your dentist has been nagging you to brush twice a day and floss daily for as long as you can remember -- and while those habits, along with regular c...

How Dental Health Can Affect Your Whole Body

Deepak Chopra | Posted 08.06.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

Taking good care of your teeth is a good way to avoid toothaches, expensive trips to the dentist and tooth loss in old age. But there is another reason to practice good oral health: It can affect the health of your whole body.