Archive for February, 2017

Grapefruit and medication: A cautionary note

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from HarvardHealth.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr -Liz West “Grapefruit and grapefruit juice are healthful, providing enough vitamin C, potassium, dietary fiber, and other nutrients to earn the American Heart Association’s “heart-check” mark. That’s the good news. The bad news is that grapefruit juice can interact with dozens of […]

Which Is Contagious: Your Canker Sore or Cold Sore?

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from ClevelandClinic.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Lindspetrol “While canker sores are not contagious, cold sores involve a very contagious virus. You risk passing cold sores along when you kiss someone, drink out of the same container or share silverware with other people.” See full article on ClevelandClinic.com Commentary: As stated […]

5 Sneaky Dental Issues That Might Mean Big Trouble

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from GH.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Amy Bundy “You know all about the importance of brushing your teeth, as well as your kids’ teeth. But the benefits aren’t limited to your pearly whites. “Many physicians and dentists consider the mouth to be a window into the general health […]