If you’re diabetic, you have a lot to deal with already. From watching your diet and managing an exercise routine, to keeping insulin levels on track, and even ensuring that you have sufficient blood flow to your feet, it probably seems like there’s enough on a diabetic’s plate. But unfortunately, it’s important to make room […]
It’s easy to think of oral health as isolated from overall health. Failing to maintain good oral hygiene by brushing and flossing could have consequences like tooth decay, bad breath, or even tooth loss, but most people don’t think about the consequences that could extend throughout the body.
Unfortunately, poor oral health isn’t limited to the […]
Did you know that smoking-related healthcare costs the average New York household nearly $1,500 annually in taxes? That’s because just over 14% of New Yorkers are smokers — that’s nearly one million people. The health consequences of smoking are so severe that it causes one in ten deaths globally, according to a recent study.
It’s easy to think of oral health as a niche area of health, separate from your overall health. But that couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, your oral health is so tightly tied to your overall health that some studies have even found that the health of your teeth can be directly correlated […]