Archive / December, 2014

Oral-systemic health: The time is now!

By Dan Sindelar, DMD Periodontal disease is now considered a complex oral and systemic disease that needs to be addressed by an integrative coordinated care team that includes both dental and medical professionals. Oral-systemic health(OSH) has become a movement. The research is exploding. Just over the last year, research has found: It appears up to […]

Bad Breath and the Battle of Bacteria

Bad Breath and the Battle of Bacteria From ABC News:┬áBy Gary Gately From HealthScoutNews “I think there’s a definite smoking gun here — that it’s a strong association,” says lead researcher Bruce Paster, a senior staff member at Forsyth. “There are the good bacteria and the bad ones. Normal bacteria keep out bacteria from the […]