June is Men’s Health Month

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men's health

Every year during the month of June, healthcare providers across the nation promote the importance of prevention and early detection of diseases that affect American men. Our dental practice in Erdenheim is no different. To do our part, we’re dedicating this blog to educating our patients and community on the unique dental issues that often… Read more →

How Brushing Your Teeth Affects Overall Health

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It probably comes as no surprise that the team at our dental office in Erdenheim is all for you brushing your teeth regularly. After all, we are dedicated to protecting our patients’ smiles, and brushing properly is an important step to help accomplish that goal. But we also know that brushing your teeth benefits more… Read more →

What You Need to Know About Probiotics & Your Oral Health

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Probiotic use is typically associated with digestive health and even as a “good bacteria” replacement after a round of antibiotics. But can probiotics also be beneficial for oral health? At our dental office in Erdenheim, we’ve been hearing about some research that may show a positive correlation between certain probiotics and healthier mouths. In this… Read more →

Does Diabetes Affect Oral Health?

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diabetes

Over the years, we’ve treated numerous patients with diabetes at our Erdenheim dental office. We always want every patient to make sure they’re taking great care of their teeth, but it’s important for folks with diabetes to be even more vigilant about maintaining their oral health care routines. Why? Unfortunately, diabetes can leave you more… Read more →