Archive for March, 2013

Coffee lowers risk of Oral Cancer – Orlando

Do you enjoy waking up with a cup of coffee? Drink up! A recent study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology shows that drinking more java can decrease your risk of dying from oral and pharyngeal cancers. The American Cancer Society study examined the coffee- and tea-drinking habits of 968,000 people, who were followed… Read more

Signs and Symptoms of an Impacted Tooth – Orlando

Ouch! It’s been several weeks but that nagging ache in your mouth won’t go away. As a matter of fact, it’s getting worse. Your gums or jawbone may feel tender, and perhaps you’ve started developing headaches. You’re probably wondering, “What is causing this pain? And how can I make it go away — quickly?” The… Read more

Study Says Sun is Good for Your Teeth – Orlando Dentist

The Florida sun is great for improving your mood, your tan and your oral health. New research has found a link between vitamin D (most commonly absorbed through sun exposure) and lowered risk of tooth decay. A team from the University of Washington examined the impact vitamin D had on dental caries (cavities). They looked… Read more