Monthly Archives: April 2017

Strange, but True!

Asthma Prevents Cavities? Tooth decay and asthma are the two most common chronic childhood diseases, according to the CDC. Strangely, a study by the Indiana University School of Dentistry found that children with asthma tend to have fewer cavities than those who don’t. The reason remains unknown. Good News for Chocoholics! Researchers at Osaka [...]

By |2017-08-21T19:41:18+00:00April 30th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Vitamin D Linked to Periodontal Health

Calcium has long been cited as a factor in developing and maintaining strong teeth, but according to new research, calcium has an important ally in enhancing periodontal health: vitamin D. In addition to aiding the body’s absorption of calcium, vitamin D has been found to increase the production of antimicrobial peptides, which are broad-spectrum [...]

By |2017-08-21T19:43:59+00:00April 15th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments
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