December 2008 - Natural Dentistry by Dr. Marvin

Sealing Out Tooth Decay

  What are dental sealants? Sealants are thin, plastic coatings painted on the chewing surfaces of the molars and sometimes premolars (or bicuspids). Sealants are put on adult molars that start to appear on kids when they are 6 years on up. They are...

Diabetes and Your Oral Health

Diabetes can cause serious problems in your mouth. You can do something about it. If you have diabetes, make sure you take care of your mouth. People with diabetes are at risk for mouth infections, especially periodontal (gum) disease. Periodontal disease can damage...