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Why Oral Health is Heart Health

Filed under: Uncategorized — tntadmin @ 6:26 pm
Man protecting his oral health in Frisco.

You may know that heart disease affects a large percentage of adults and is the leading cause of death in the United States.

But what you may not know is that oral health plays a major role in our overall health, including risk of heart disease.


COVID-19 Could Mean More Cracked Teeth. Here’s Why.

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_wade @ 5:00 pm
Stressed woman looking at computer screen

Nearly a year ago, our world was forever changed as the novel COVID-19 virus spread into a global pandemic. Each month brought new guidelines, more information, and additional insight into the ramifications of the Coronavirus, including the surprising impact on patients’ oral health. Therefore, it’s more important than ever to be mindful of clenching and grinding your teeth in Frisco. Read on to learn more about COVID-19 on your oral health, how your dentist can help, and prevention tactics to implement today!


Struggling with Stress-Related Acid Reflux? Here’s How to Protect Your Oral Health

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_wade @ 9:23 pm
Closeup of man stressed at work

Between the global pandemic, an intense election, and everything else that happened in 2020, it’s not surprising that it has been named one of the most stressful years to date. Now add the strain of the holiday season to the mix, and your acid reflux in Frisco may be off the charts. Unfortunately, this can wreak havoc on your oral health, leaving you especially vulnerable to cavities. Read on to learn more about the relationship between stress, acid reflux in Frisco, and your oral health, as well as five prevention tactics to implement today.


Don’t Let These Foods Ruin Your Smile or Your Holiday

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_wade @ 8:07 am
A grey countertop with flour, cookie cutters, holly berries, candy canes, and a rolling pin arranged on it

‘Tis the season for home-cooked meals that keep you cozy in chilly temperatures. Unfortunately, those very meals could be damaging to your smile. Eating holiday foods in Frisco doesn’t have to be bad for your teeth. Keep reading to learn which foods you should enjoy in moderation this season so your first checkup and cleaning in the new year goes smoothly!

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