3 Ways Stress Can Harm Your Oral Health

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It’s no secret that high stress can negatively affect our health. Prolonged periods of too much stress has been linked to heart disease, gastrointestinal problems, obesity, and difficulty in managing diabetes. But at our dental office in Memphis, we know that increased stress can also harm your oral health. Gum Disease Since increased stress levels… Read more »

How Your Oral Health Can Affect Your Heart

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February is nationally recognized as Heart Health Month. Every year the American Heart Association and medical professionals across the country join together to publicize the seriousness of heart disease and educate the population on how to reduce your risk. At our dental office in Memphis, we want to help do our part and bring awareness… Read more »

3 Oral Health Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Stress Out This Holiday Season

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holiday stress

We’re just beginning the month long craziness of the holiday season. Between the meal preps, travel arrangements, party planning, and everything in between, it’s only normal to feel a little more stressed than normal. It’s no secret that stress can negatively affect overall health, but the team at our Memphis dental office wants you to… Read more »

All About Gum Recession

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At our dental office in Memphis, we tend to put a lot of focus on our patients’ teeth and any concerns they have in relation to the appearance of their smiles. But there’s so much more to consider when evaluating overall oral health. The gums, for example, are one area that is commonly ignored, yet… Read more »