Good oral hygiene is important to your oral and physical health. Having poor oral hygiene can lead to dental and medical problems such as gum disease, infection, bone loss, heart disease, strokes and more. The American Dental Association recommends regular dental checkups every 6 months and here are some top ten reasons why.
A lifetime of chewing, grinding and general wear and tear can take its toll on your teeth. Add complications from certain medical conditions and medication side effects, and oral health becomes more important than ever for senior citizens. Prevention, by way of daily brushing and flossing and regular trips to the dentist, is the best defense.
Irvine, California, April 2, 2018 – Oral cancer kills nearly one person every hour and dentist Thomas Gonzales D.D.S. knows that early detection can save lives. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and all month long Dr. Gonzales is offering free oral cancer screenings at Sedation and Implant Dentistry Irvine, located 113 Waterworks Way, Suite 220, Irvine, CA 92618.