You Should Fight And Take Steps To Prevent Gum Disease

Nearly half of Americans 30 and older have some form of periodontitis, an advanced form of gum disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The American Dental Hygienists Association estimates that 80 percent of Americans will have some form of gum disease in their lives. The statistics say you are likely to develop periodontal… Continue reading You Should Fight And Take Steps To Prevent Gum Disease

Class Is Back In Session Dental Quiz

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It won’t be long until classes are back in session for local students. As you are running around getting supplies and clothes for the upcoming school year, you may want to schedule a dental cleaning, too. Now is a great time for a routine examination at Forever Young Dentistry — before homework, practices, games, and… Continue reading Class Is Back In Session Dental Quiz

Are Your Healthy Gums At Risk?

A healthy mouth needs more than just clean, healthy-looking teeth. You also need to take care of your gums, but most Americans aren’t doing enough to prevent gum disease problems. The American Dental Association has reported that only 4 in 10 American floss between their teeth every day. In case you were wondering, the ADA… Continue reading Are Your Healthy Gums At Risk?

Know Your Odds Of Having Gum Disease

You have a 1 in 700,000 chance of being struck by a meteorite. You have a 1 in 12,000 chance of being struck by lightning. Do you know your chances of having gum disease? If you are over 30 and live in the United States, it’s 1 in 2. It you want to get technical,… Continue reading Know Your Odds Of Having Gum Disease