Is Your Bottled Water Too Acidic?

With the Dallas weather heating up, our water consumption is increasing. Many of us think that water is healthy, and that most all water is the same. We may tend to select our bottled water based upon … [Read more...]

Opioid Use: More Dangerous than Being in a Car

Traffic on the Hollywood 101 freeway. Los Angeles, California, USA. Posted today on WebMD.com [1], the latest statistics show that the use of opioids is now considered more dangerous than being in … [Read more...]

Link of Dental Care and Health

There is so much research, this past ten years or more, that has found a solid link between dental health and one's general health. In 2006, the staff at the Mayo Clinic confirmed this linkage. The … [Read more...]

Oral Health Enhances Body Health: Periodontal Disease and Medical Problems

In the past, there was not much known of a connection between oral health and general health; however, research over the past 10-15 years has provided much knowledge on this. There are quite a few … [Read more...]

Custom Night Guards: Are They Worth the Money?

I have been recommending night guards to my valued patients with evidence of tooth wear for over 30 years. I truly believe in the benefit of these guards. To me, they are just as important as … [Read more...]

Finding a Dentist Who Saves You Money

Many want to find a dentist who saves them money. Many patients opt for a managed care insurance plan dentist or for a "coupon dentist." I can understand how that may save them money today, yet will … [Read more...]

Colon and Rectal Cancers Rising Among Younger Americans

Americans in the early 50's in age and younger are experiencing increases in colon and rectal cancer rates. This was found in a report that was published yesterday, February 28, 2017, within the … [Read more...]

E-Cigarette Dangers: Update of January 2017

E-Cigarettes are indeed dangerous. The United States Surgeon General finally published a report and created a website on e-cigarette dangers in December 2016. It was not until May 2016 when the United … [Read more...]

Easier Ways of Saving Money on Dentistry

Many of us have tried to do things ourselves to save money. I know I have. With Youtube and other online research, I have been able to upgrade components in my laptop, I have been able to repair some … [Read more...]

Keeping Hydrated with Water

It sure can be hot in the Dallas area.  We all know we need to keep hydrated.  Our bodies tell us many times of the need for fluids.  We may obtain our hydration from many fluids.  It is important to … [Read more...]