Monthly Archives: February 2016

Fluoridated Drinking Water—A Public Health Success Story

On Jan. 25, 1945, Grand Rapids, Michigan became the first city in the world to fluoridate its drinking water. A follow-up study of almost 30,000 Grand Rapids schoolchildren showed a more than 60 percent drop in dental caries (tooth decay) … Continue reading

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Diabetics At Risk for Oral Problems

Nearly 30 million Americans have diabetes, putting them at increased risk for heart disease, stroke and kidney disease. Many diabetics are surprised to learn that diabetes also puts them at increased risk for serious gum disease because they are generally … Continue reading

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Which Type of Fillings Should You Choose?

You visit your dentist for a routine cleaning and learn that you have a new cavity that will need filling. You know that there are different materials today that can be used when it comes to fillings. But how do … Continue reading

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