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Periodontal Disease (Periodontitis) and Diabetes

If you are a loyal reader of the Farber Center blog than you already know diabetes will increase the risk of developing periodontitis (gum disease). In this blog post, we will delve into the connection between diabetes and gum disease and discuss their connection. What are Periodontitis and Diabetes? Diabetes Our bodies typically create energy… Read more »

Sugar: An Enemy to Your Oral Health

While the sweet taste of ice cream can tickle your tastebuds and cool you down it can also cause tooth decay.¬†Why? It contains on average 28 grams of sugar. What’s Wrong with Sugar? Consuming high amounts of sugar leads to an increase of plaque in the mouth and puts you at risk of tooth decay… Read more »

Nutrition and Your Oral Health

When we think about heart disease we should take the time to consider our nutrition. There are key fruits and vegetables that are especially good for your Heart and Teeth.