How to Quit Smoking

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cigs

The Great American Smokeout, hosted on the third Thursday each November, strives to bring awareness to how quitting smoking can improve overall health. This is certainly something our dental office in Evansville can get behind since smoking directly affects oral health, too. Even though quitting smoking may be one of the hardest things for someone… Read more »

Can Stress Affect Oral Health?

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woman with stress

Being stressed out is stressful enough, but knowing that constant or repeated high levels of stress can actually affect your health and make you sick certainly doesn’t help either. Too much stress can cause serious health issues throughout the body including heart disease, gastrointestinal problems, and obesity. But the concerns don’t end there. Our dental… Read more »

How Diabetes Affects Oral Health

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diabetic tester

When it comes to all of the health complications that can go hand-in-hand with diabetes, oral health is often overlooked. At our Evansville dental office, we want our patients and neighbors to know just how drastically diabetes can affect oral health, and precautions that those with diabetes should take to keep their mouths healthy. The… Read more »

Oral Health for Seniors

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older gentleman

Oral healthcare needs vary from person to person and even between age groups. That’s one reason our dental office in Evansville believes that individualized dental care is the best approach to keeping our neighbors healthy. And while several common dental concerns remain consistent through every stage of life, there are some unique ailments that tend… Read more »