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Tooth Whitening (Bleaching)…Is It Safe?

October 18, 2011


Early man first sought to improve oral health and whiten teeth by using chewing sticks as the first form of toothbrushes. Over time, advances in technology have allowed us to develop highly efficient tooth whitening (bleaching) techniques through the use of non-abrasive chemical compounds. To better understand the processes of bleaching, it is important for […]

Breast Cancer and Oral Health…What you need to know

October 7, 2011


Contents Periodontal Disease and Breast Cancer What Causes Gum Disease? Chemotherapy and Oral Health Tips for Maintaining Oral Health during Chemotherapy Studies have found that good oral care is very important in both cancer prevention and when undergoing chemotherapy. This article outlines these relationships and offers different treatment solutions. Periodontal Disease and Breast Cancer The […]