Healthy Gums

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3 09, 2015

How often do Americans go to the dentist?

2015-09-04T10:20:48-06:00Brushing Teeth, Dental Appointment, Dental Health, Dental Safety, Gum Disease, Gum Health|

Statistics show that dental disease is on the rise. In this past year alone, studies show that over 150 million hours of work are missed due to needed dental visits per year. Additionally, over 40 million hours of school are missed due to pediatric dental issues. Additionally, dental issues can [...]

7 01, 2015

Find Out If You Are At Risk for Gum Disease in 1 Minute

2015-01-07T18:37:52-06:00Dental Quiz, Dental Safety, Dentist Appointment, Dr. Dorothy Anasinski, Gum Disease, Gum Health, Healthy Teeth Tips, Periodontal, periodontist, Periodontist of Niles|

Show your gums some love and take this 1 minute assessment to help determine if you are at risk for gum disease. Why is this test so important?  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 64.7 million Americans are affected by periodontal disease.  Periodontal disease has been linked [...]

11 04, 2013

3 Important Keys to Greater Oral Health: Examined

2013-04-11T09:35:13-06:00dental surgery, Dr. Dorothy Anasinski, Gum Disease, Gum Health, Michael Gaynor, Oral Health, Periodontal, periodontist, Samantha Chou|

We are constantly reminded that regular exercise, a balanced diet, and proper dental hygiene play vital roles in our overall health and oral health. These three aspects of our behavior are separate from each other, yet, when combined together have a tremendous impact on our health.  Below is an excerpt [...]