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Improving Aesthetics During Second-Stage Surgery

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Notorious for its complexity, ideal aesthetic im­plant rehabilitation nevertheless may be approximated by following, in order, certain guidelines.  This short case report article focuses on a soft-tissue augmentation modality performed during second-stage surgery

 

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Tooth loss increased Risk of Heart Disease

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A new study shows that tooth loss is linearly associated with increasing rates of death and stroke in coronary heart disease (CHD) patients.

Patients reported the number of remaining teeth at baseline, and were then followed for an average 3.7 years. During follow up, there were 1,543 major cardiovascular events, 705 cardiovascular deaths, 1,120 deaths from any cause, and 301 strokes.

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What Happens When You Don’t Brush Your Teeth

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Almost everyone has failed from time to time to do one of the simplest health tasks we are taught from the moment our chompers begin to descend: brushing our teeth.

Teeth-brushing is a daily habit that combats the morning bad-breath monster (i.e., halitosis) and wipes away dinner residue and red-wine stains. Fresh breath is a make-out session must and well-advised before any business meeting.

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

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http://dentistrytoday.com/todays-dental-news/9942-link-may-exist-between-oral-health-and-rheumatoid-arthritis

Researchers from the University of Louisville determined that poor oral health can raise the risk of rheumatoid arthritis based on the presence of an enzyme that is around when a person has gum disease.


Miggs Burroughs

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MIggs

Do you know Miggs? Almost everyone does!!
He’s a friend of the practice and has inspired knew thoughts.
Take a moment and take a listen
You will be happy you did!


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A recent study found sugar-free products can be just as damaging to your teeth as sugar because many of them contain acid that causes tooth erosion. But what about sugar-free gum?

http://theconversation.com/health-check-is-chewing-gum-actually-good-for-your-teeth-51555


Eating Disorders

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http://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/e/eating-disorders

More than 10 million Americans currently are affected by serious eating disorders. When strong stomach acid repeatedly flows over teeth, the tooth’s enamel can be lost to the point that the teeth change in color, shape and length.


Gum disease linked to breast cancer

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http://health.usnews.com/health-news/articles/2015-12-21/study-suggests-link-between-gum-disease-breast-cancer-risk

 

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Is Sugar Poison?

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“drinking sugary drinks like soda can age your body on a cellular level as quickly as cigarettes”

Get the facts…

http://www.foxnews.com/health/2016/01/01/what-happens-to-your-body-when-binge-on-sugar.html

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Another happy patient!

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Dr. Sonick and everyone at his office is simply the best. They are all caring, dedicated professionals with a warmth and kindness you don’t always find at other offices. I make the trip down from the Hartford area to continue to see Dr. Sonick and his staff because I know they represent the absolute best in patient care.

Matt G.