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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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 →