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2013-10-19 23:03:25

Periodontist Dr. Richard Amato is honoring Dental Hygiene Awareness Month this October by promoting patient education. Offering advanced periodontal treatments in gum disease prevention and tooth replacement, Dr. Amato guides patients back to optimal oral health. Shelton, CT (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 In recognition of dental hygiene awareness month, Dr. Richard Amato focuses on patient education with gum disease prevention and healthy tooth replacement options for optimal oral health. The...

2013-10-18 23:00:55

Dr. Neda Azadivatan now offers patients a minimally invasive gum surgery alternative that eradicates periodontal infection using sophisticated laser technology. Manhattan, NY (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Dr. Neda Azadivatan’s periodontal patients can now reclaim their oral health with the help of a new type of gum disease surgery in Manhattan, NY. Unlike traditional gum surgery, which requires cutting into the gum tissue to remove the infection, the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure...

Neanderthals Used Toothpicks
2013-10-17 13:07:49

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists have discovered how the use of toothpicks to remove food scraps from between the teeth dates back all the way to as early as Homo habilis. Now, researchers examining the Cova Foradà Neanderthal fossil found this hominid also used toothpicks to ease the pain associated with oral diseases like inflammation of the gums. This discovery, reported in the journal PLOS ONE, is the oldest documented case of palliative treatment of dental...

2013-09-21 23:04:24

Dr. Roger B. Parkes and Dr. R. Clarke Stewart at Periodontal Associates of Jackson offer laser gum disease treatment in Jackson. The laser is able to stimulate bone growth, potentially reversing the tooth and bone loss that gum disease causes. Jackson, MS (PRWEB) September 21, 2013 Dr. Roger B. Parkes and Dr. R. Clarke Steward are certified to perform the most advanced laser gum disease treatment option in Jackson, which treats gum disease and decreases the risk of tooth and bone loss....

2013-09-06 23:00:51

Dr. Michael Schroer of Williamsburg Periodontics now offers pregnant women in Williamsburg, VA a new opportunity to lower their chance of some pregnancy or birth related complications with his use of the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP), a new laser gum surgery. Swollen, red or bleeding gums are early signs that gum disease is present, which may increase the risk of low birth weight or premature birth. Williamsburg, VA (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 Dr. Michael Schroer at...

2013-09-05 23:00:57

Women who are pregnant and suffering from symptoms of periodontal disease symptoms such as bleeding gums can benefit from seeking treatment from Dr. Roman Shlafer. Many women do not realize that, in addition to offering obvious oral health benefits, getting gum disease treatment can reduce their risk of having a low birth weight baby. Farmington, MI (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Pregnant women who have gum disease or warning signs like bleeding gums should set up an appointment with Dr....

2013-09-01 23:03:06

Pregnant women who suffer from gum disease should visit a periodontist as soon as they can, as they may have a heightened risk of having a low birth weight baby. Women who are pregnant and have swollen or bleeding gums can set up an appointment with Dr. Michael Stypula to find out if they need treatment for periodontal disease. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 01, 2013 Dr. Michael Stypula offers a less invasive type of gum surgery, the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP),...

2013-08-31 23:17:26

Pregnant women in Paducah who are suffering from gum disease and bleeding gums can now benefit from visiting Dr. Kelvin White for gum disease treatment. Periodontal disease may be linked to a greater risk of low birth weight in infants, and the laser gum surgery offered by Dr. White is safe during pregnancy. Paducah, KY (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Paducah patients of Dr. Kelvin White who are pregnant and suffering from periodontal disease should schedule an appointment for gum disease...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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