Isolated discoloration of teeth by Sterilgutassistentin on Wikimedia

What If My Teeth Aren’t All the Same Color?

Date: Sep 17, 2014

People tend to be very concerned about discoloration of their teeth, which is why is one of the most popular procedures in . If you are concerned about the staining of your teeth and look at your teeth closely enough, you might notice that your…

MSG Food by Wally Gobetz on Flickr

Is MSG Making Your Snoring Worse?

Date: Sep 10, 2014

Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a common food additive, found in many types of processed foods, though many people think of it as being in Chinese food. There are many natural sources of MSG, though it’s often used in concentrations much higher than that found in…

Electric Toothbrush Bacteria

Some Electric Toothbrushes May Harbor 3000 Times More Bacteria

Date: Sep 03, 2014

It’s always nice to see research from an alma mater, such as the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Dentistry, where I spent two years in an advanced general dentistry residency. This current published research looks into the impact the…

Cracking Knuckles by orijinal on Wikicommons

How Jaw Joint Popping Is Different from Knuckle Cracking

Date: Aug 27, 2014

For people who routinely crack their knuckles–or know people who crack their knuckles–it might be hard to imagine that your jaw joint popping is actually a serious concern. After all, knuckle cracking seems to cause little damage (though it does cause damage), so why should…

Omega 3, Fish Oil

Omega-3 Another Natural Gum Disease Remedy

Date: Aug 20, 2014

We didn’t realize that at the same time we were writing about , a brand-new study had just been published that added support to previously modest results showing that omega-3 fatty acids, especially DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) could significantly improve the health of gum tissues affected…