Dentists in Miami have written many articles on gum disease, heart disease, and the link the two diseases share. According to research, those with gum disease are place at higher risk of developing heart problems than are those without gum disease. Now, it seems, the problem may start well before gum disease takes shape. New research indicates that your habit of brushing may significantly affect your chances of developing serious heart disease.
The only thing worse than receding holiday cheer is discovering you have a cavity in February! It is not as uncommon as you may think. The holidays bring family, friends, and sweet treats together for days on end. High spirits overshadow daily routine, and you may find yourself taking a nap with a mouth full of cookies! Take a moment to review the basics with Assure a Smile, and make a cavity free start in 2011.
Are you eating enough power foods? If you are feeling tired, sick, or unusually stressed, that answer may be no! Eating power foods is easy, effective in boosting immunity to colds, and downright delicious! Take a moment to review these power food recommendations from your local Miami dentist.
Overbites occur when the teeth of the upper jaw fall too far over those of the lower jaw. As a holistic dental practice, Assure a Smile offers the Invisalign treatment plan for patients who wish to gently correct their overbite while preserving their teeth. Miami Invisalign patients now receive $1,000 off treatment plans, making today the day to start forming the smile of your dreams!
A crossbite occurs when one or more teeth are irregularly positioned horizontally; the teeth in question are either too close to the outside or inside of the mouth. This is a common irregularity that can be caused by several factors. When seeking to correct this irregularity, look no further than Assure a Smile! Our office has been a Miami Invisalign provider for years, and we are excited to now offer $1,000 off all Invisalign Clear Braces treatments!
Many patients seek orthodontic treatments like braces to narrow the gaps between their teeth. A common misconception, however, has patients thinking their only option are a pair of traditional metal braces. Those seeking to narrow the gaps between their teeth will be happy to know that Invisalign clear braces offer a more convenient treatment option.
Overcrowded teeth is a common condition among children and young adults. Take caution: it is rarely a good idea to remove one tooth to make room for the rest. Instead, using treatment plans like Invisalign clear braces will help to straighten teeth into parallel alignment, creating a beautiful smile that is more easily cared for.
Free radicals are increasingly being linked with several diseases, including heart disease. Lowering the level of free radicals in your body is a crucial first step towards increasing overall health. Two powerful measures you can take to lower the amount of free radicals in your body include ingesting plenty of antioxidants and regularly implementing heavy metal detoxification strategies.
Exposure to heavy metals cannot be escaped. They are everywhere: in the foods we eat, in the air we breathe, and even in the consumable products with which we interact. They only way to reduce the amount of heavy metals in your body is to continually get rid of them.
Comments by Dr. Ted Herrmann:
Heavy metals are everywhere. We are continually exposed to heavy metals simply in virtue of living with them. From mercury thermometers to lead-based paints, heavy metals are used to make common items that are used each day by thousands of people worldwide. Often, medical scholars issue warnings about these harmful products only after immense research indicates that they are dangerous.