Gum disease and sleep hours

Lack of Sleep Can Contribute to Gum Disease

Date: May 20, 2015

Sleep is an essential part of your life. Getting enough sleep encourages health and happiness. This is even true for oral health, since some studies have shown that not getting enough sleep is associated with an increased risk of , whether it’s just Candy Crush…

Headaches and Neck Muscles

Tension Headaches Linked to Weak Neck Muscles

Date: May 13, 2015

A new study from Denmark has linked neck muscle strength to chronic tension headaches, and researchers recommend that strength training might help people with . This link also highlights the important role of the temporomandibular joint and jaw muscles in mediating headache pain. A Small,…

Tyra Banks Smize

Do You Know When to Smile and When to Smize?

Date: May 06, 2015

A lot of people don’t know what a smize is, but it’s actually a useful expression to be able to pull off when the moment calls for it. Tyra Banks coined the word in 2009 when she was trying to explain her look to contestants…

Dental Implants Make a Difference

The 5 Situations Where Dental Implants Make the Biggest Difference

Date: Apr 29, 2015

are always a great technology, but there are some times when they aren’t just great, they’re amazing. We would almost never recommend anything else in these five situations. Complete Dentures Yes, the is better-fitting and more secure than traditional dentures, but they’re still not nearly…

Cock Roaches in your CPAP

Don’t Let CPAP Infestations Bug You

Date: Apr 22, 2015

Studies have shown that CPAP machines can increase your risk of pneumonia because they force bacteria into your lungs. But it’s not just bacteria that can get into your CPAP machine, much bigger bugs might find the machine an appealing place to live. Bedbugs and…