Oral Cancer Awareness Saves Lives

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For My Patients And For Dentists Oral Cancer Awareness Can Save The Life Of A Friend or Loved One If you're a patient or colleague of mine, you probably know that I am a promoter of extra intra oral exams. This bit of information is for both my patients and my colleagues. My interest in

The Development of Cancer Preventing Gum is Under Way

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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

The Connection Between Gum Disease And Rheumatoid Arthritis

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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