Archive for June, 2017

Can Your Mouth and Gum Disease Really Cause Heart Problems?

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from ClevelandClinics.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Kate Dreyer  “We see a great deal of overlap, but no research is strong enough to link gum disease and cardiac disease, heart attack or stroke,” Dr. Jellis says. “But, we know that people who brush and floss regularly have better […]

Which Is Contagious: Your Canker Sore or Cold Sore?

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from ClevelandClinic.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – AJC1 “Canker sores appear inside your mouth; cold sores happen outside, says Todd Coy, DMD, Director of Cleveland Clinic’s Department of Dentistry. Also, while canker sores are not contagious, cold sores involve a very contagious virus. You risk passing cold sores along when […]