Gum Disease Risk Factors Periodontal disease, or gum disease, does play favorites. The older you are the more at risk you are. Also, female hormonal shifts and changes can make you a bigger target. Smoking, other tobacco use and illnesses including HIV/AIDS and diabetes can also make you more likely to develop gum disease. Lastly,
January 15, 2015 Have a Toothache? Tips to Save Time and Money Emergency care dentists are equipped to handle any tooth emergencies that may have originated as a simple toothache. Seeing me first takes less time and you won’t have to sit in a hospital emergency room, only to be told to see a dentist.
Cancer-Preventing Gum? Cheris-Ann Nathan, MD, professor and chair of otolaryngology/head and neck surgery as the Louisiana State University (LSU) School of Medicine in Shreveport, is receiving $50,000 from the LSU System’s Leveraging Innovation for Technology Transfer/LIFT₂ Program to help produce a potentially cancer-preventing gum that harnesses the natural powers of curcumin, a substance found in
Although Dr. Nasser provides dentistry services daily to patients, she's developed an addictive habit of continued research in the areas of Dentistry and Aesthetics, above and beyond what is necessary to complete required certifications. And recently, she's come across some surprising information about dental health and oral hygiene that every person should know. So Dr.
Oral Health Problems Don’t Remain Isolated In Our Mouths A GROWING BODY OF RESEARCH linking periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis suggests that taking care of our teeth may also be a really good way to take care of our joints. Researchers have found a connection between gum disease and rheumatoid arthritis through porphyromonas gingivalis, the same
It is a widely known fact that Dr. Nasser has been providing Facial Aesthetics and Injections services in the Palm Beach area since 2006. She has also consistently attended numerous training workshops with industry experts to stay on the cutting edge to learn the latest and most advanced injection techniques. In November, Dr. Nasser will be attending