Category: Health

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Is Early Orthodontic Check-Up Worthwhile?

May 6, 2017, Author: The Posh Packer

New parents often ask, “When should my child’s first visit to an orthodontist be?” The short answer to this question is “first orthodontic screening by the seventh birthday”. That is the recommendation by the American Association of Orthodontists. So, What Makes Early Check-Up Worthwhile? While few children will need to begin orthodontic treatment at age […]

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Diabetes and Oral Health Care

May 5, 2017, Author: The Posh Packer

Having diabetes puts you at greater risk of developing oral health problems like gum disease. This is because it reduces your resistance to infection and makes you more vulnerable to it. Reducing the risks of these effects is possible by controlling your blood sugar levels. It is also important to eat a well-balanced diet and […]