Tuesday, September 16, 2014

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Erectile Dysfunction linked to Periodontal Disease?

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) – also called male impotency. Male Impotency is sexual dysfunction characterized by the inability to develop or maintain an erection of the penis during sexual performance.   Recent studies have shown that men with advanced periodontal disease (also... Read moreChevron

Dental Treatments for Sleep Apnea

Snoring is usually not something we are very concerned about, unless our sleep mate is causing a disruption to your sleep. But, did you know that frequent, loud snoring may be a sign of something more serious than keeping your partner up during the night. This could be a sign of sleep apnea (also known asobstructive sleep... Read moreChevron

Dental Effects of Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis (also just simply referred to as MS)  is an autoimmune disease in which the body attacks the nerve fibers of the  brain and spinal cord. Multiple Sclerosis is a progressive disease. This later results in demyelination of the nerve fibers and  paralysis. Demyelination is the general term for... Read moreChevron

Dental Implications of Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis…What Is It? Osteoporosis is a disease of bones that leads to a decreased density of bone and subsequent increase in risk of fracture. Inosteoporosis, the bone mineral density (BMD) isreduced, bone micro architecture deteriorates, and the amount and variety of proteins in bone are... Read moreChevron

Dental Hygiene Tips For Diabetic Patients

Diabetes Mellitus, or simply diabetes, is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar. This is happens when the body does not produce enough   Living with Diabetes insulin, or because cells in the body do not respond to the insulin that is produced. The the classical symptoms of... Read moreChevron