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Does Flossing Cause Gum Pain?
added on: June 25, 2020
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It’s important to brush and floss your teeth every day to maintain good oral health. But what does it mean when your gums hurt afterward? Is it normal for gums to be sore or even bleed while flossing or shortly after flossing? Let’s check in with your dentist in Wilmington… Read More…


How The Great American Smokeout Can Help You (& Your Kids) Stay Healthy
added on: November 21, 2019
cigarettes

The Great American Smokeout is hosted on the third Thursday of every November. Its purpose is to help smokers set a day to work towards a smoke-free life. As you probably know, quitting smoking can help you get healthier, but it can also protect your children’s health, too. The truth… Read More…


Why You Should Pay Attention to Gum Health
added on: June 10, 2019
gum disease

When many people think about their dental care they immediately think of teeth and smiles. But there’s another huge part of dentistry that can not only affect your oral health but your overall health, too — your gums. At our dental office in Wilmington, we take gum health seriously, and… Read More…


Can Poor Oral Health Increase the Risk for Heart Problems?
added on: February 12, 2019
national heart month

When it comes to dentistry and oral health, many people think of only the mouth itself. While dentistry is certainly about keeping teeth healthy and cavity-free, it’s also about caring for your gums and protecting your whole body. At our dental office in Wilmington, we not only focus on treating… Read More…


Can Dental Problems Be Linked to Vitamin Deficiencies?
added on: January 29, 2019
vitamins

We are well into winter, and that typically means we spend less time soaking up the sun, and in turn, our bodies get less vitamin D. While there’s a well-known link between overall health and even happiness and vitamin D, it may surprise you learn that there’s also a strong… Read More…


Stress & Oral Health
added on: January 11, 2019
stressed woman

Even though the craziness of the holidays is behind us, it doesn’t necessarily mean our stress levels have decreased. Everyday life can certainly cause anxiety and contribute to more stress. As many people know, stress can impact our health and overall well-being, but did you know stress can also contribute… Read More…


Diabetes Awareness Month
added on: November 12, 2018
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November is recognized as National Diabetes Awareness Month and serves to raise awareness of diabetes, other health problems associated with the disease, and the importance of regulation. In fact, one of the little-known facts about diabetes is that it directly relates to oral health. Our dental office in Wilmington wants… Read More…


Are Gum Disease and Gingivitis the Same Thing?
added on: September 20, 2018

At our dental office in Wilmington we’re often asked if gum disease and gingivitis are the same thing. It’s a common misconception regarding a serious disease that can have serious consequences if left untreated, and we’d like to clarify the difference. Defining Gum Disease Gum disease at its core is… Read More…


Oral Health Risks for Seniors
added on: June 27, 2018

Our Wilmington dental office cares for patients throughout all stages of life and understands that patients of different ages have different needs. We also want our patients to know that oral health risks change with every birthday. Today, we focus on those risks that can affect the senior population. Discolored… Read More…


How Your Oral Health Can Affect Your Heart
added on: February 15, 2018

February is nationally recognized as Heart Health Month. Every year the American Heart Association and medical professionals across the country join together to publicize the seriousness of heart disease and educate the population on how to reduce your risk. At our dental office in Wilmington, we want to help do… Read More…