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  • 03/11/2015in Health

    Scientists uncover bacterial mechanism that links gum disease to heart disease

    Scientists uncover bacterial mechanism that links gum disease to heart disease The study, from Orebro University in Sweden, is published in the journal Infection and Immunity. It surrounds the activity of a bacterium called Porphyromonas gingivalis, a well-known culprit in the development of periodontitis – a serious gum infection that damage...
  • 07/08/2014in Health

    Improper Pacifier Cleaning Could Lead to Dental Decay

    Parents need to be careful with their children’s pacifiers. If not, dental decay could be the result. Numerous studies show that dental decay can be transmitted to a child when an adult sucks on the pacifier to clean it. A recent study in the journal Pediatrics goes into detail about this issue. There are few, if any,...
  • 07/08/2014in Oral Care

    Cause of Colorectal Cancer May Stem From Mouth Bacteria

    There may be a newly discovered cause of colorectal cancer. Two new studies indicate that a type of gut bacteria located in the mouth can cause colorectal cancer as a result of influencing the immune response and turning on cancer genes. The research team thinks this information could result in more efficient ways to diagnose,...
  • 07/08/2014in Oral Care

    More Evidence of Poor Oral Health Leading to HPV

    If a person needed more incentive to maintain good oral health, now he or she has it. The American Association for Cancer Research concluded that poor oral health leads to the human papilloma virus infection. HPV produces about 40 to 80 percent of oropharyngeal cancers. The study appears in Cancer Prevention Research, the journal of the...
  • 07/08/2014in Healthy Smile

    Women More Disgusted by Dental Treatment than Men

    Women are more easily grossed out at the dentist than men, according to a recent study. The study indicated that, on average, women are six times more disgusted at the dentist than men are. The information was determined after having men and women view photographs of dental treatment and procedures. Women with a dental phobia...
  • 07/08/2014in Oral Care

    Pomegranates May Aid Oral Health

    There may be a new fruit you should add to your diet. Recent studies have shown that pomegranates have numerous health benefits. The pomegranate is a fleshy red fruit containing numerous vibrant seeds. It is seen in salads, in addition to the numerous pomegranates juices that have been developed in recent years. The antibacterial qualities...
  • 05/08/2014in CTX

    CTx3 Rinse and CTx3 Gel

    CTx3 Gel Each box contains one 2 fl oz (60mL) tube. Approved size for airline travel! Approximately one month of use (when used twice daily). Purpose Cariogenic biofilm prevention pH Neutralization Reversing bacterial selection pressure Neutralizing decay causing acids Dry mouth relief Biomimetic Nano-hydroxyapatite for remineralization support Pre...
  • 05/08/2014in Uncategorized

    CTx1 Lollies and CTx2 Spray

    CTx1 Lollies: Each bag contains 24 assorted lollipops.  CTx1 Lollies fight decay with 1g of xylitol per Lollie, and come in 5 great, all-natural flavors: pomegranate, orange, grape, tropical fruit, and raspberry! Purpose Cariogenic biofilm prevention Non-cariogenic treat replacement for children Dry mouth relief Saliva flow induction Prevention/The...
  • 05/08/2014in Health

    Sleep Apnea and Snoring

    There are two main types of sleep apnea: Obstructive sleep apnea. The more common form, it is the result of blocked airflow during sleep, usually when the soft tissue at the back of the throat collapses while you sleep. Health factors, such as obesity may contribute. Central sleep apnea. Results from a problem with how the brain...
  • 05/08/2014in Uncategorized

    Flossing

    Flossing is an essential part of any oral health care routine. The American Dental Association recommends flossing at least once a day to achieve optimal oral health. By flossing daily, you help remove plaque from the areas between your teeth where the toothbrush can’t reach. This is important because plaque that is not removed by brushing...
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