Archive for April, 2012
Ten Fun and Crazy Dental Facts!
-By Amira N. May, DDS At Orchard Maple Family Dental, we take dentistry very seriously. But believe it or not, teeth can be fun! Here are ten wild and crazy dental facts that will make you smile and improve your health as well. 1) The average human produces 25,000 quarts of saliva in a lifetime. […]
The Most Confusing Aisle In The Store?
-By Warren E. Woodruff, DDS If you have been shopping for toothpaste lately, you know that it can be very confusing. Unlike the old days when the choices were few, these days it seems that there are way too many options! Whitening toothpastes, tartar control, paste or gel, gum health, desensitizing, – which is best? […]
Food Police! Sugar, Part II of III
-By Hertha J. Woodruff, A.M.L.S., M.A. I promised that I would return soon to discuss more on the monumental topic of sugar and how it affects human health. Earlier in April before the Easter and Passover holidays, I encouraged you to take a simple, sugar pretest to examine what you consume on a regular basis […]
Your Sugar Pretest, Part I of III
-By Hertha J. Woodruff, A.M.L.S., M.A. With Easter and Passover on the horizon, I felt it would be best to address the specific topic of sugar. There are so many sugary cookies, cakes, pies, candies, and other treats that will be in our midst over the next two weeks to celebrate these festive, spring holidays. […]