Did you know that poor dental health is linked to other serious health risks? Your Bedford family dentist can be your first line of defense not just for your teeth, but for your overall health as well. Come on in and say “aaaahhhh” and there is a lot that your dentist can learn about you. … Continue reading What Your Teeth and Gums Say About Your Health
I have a friend who hired a personal trainer. At one point, this friend fell off the diet-and-exercise bandwagon. Out of embarrassment, she wouldn’t go back to see her trainer. A trainer was exactly what she needed to get back on track, but pride got in the way. That’s when I realized that people who … Continue reading Overdue for a Visit to Your Family Dentist? No Shame, No Judgment
While we’re quick to take note of the many benefits of regular dental exams, one important feature that’s included in the routine exams is the oral cancer screening in our Bedford practice. Early detection and diagnosis leads to early treatment, and your dentist is the first line of defense against oral cancer. April is Oral … Continue reading Watch Your Mouth…for Oral Cancer
The coming of spring means that it’s time to deep clean our homes, unclutter the closets, and scrub the baseboards. But it’s also a great time for some spring dental cleaning as well! If it’s been more than six months, then it’s time to schedule your next teeth cleaning. While we’re at it, let’s take … Continue reading Spring Cleaning — for Your Teeth!