gum disease

What Your Oral Health Reveals About Your Overall Health – gum disease

You know the importance of brushing, flossing and regular dental visits to prevent plaque buildup and cavities, and keep your breath fresh. But paying attention to your oral health is actually important for many more reasons than that. You’ve heard of the “mind-body” connection? Well, there’s a “mouth-body” connection too, and it’s an often-overlooked pathway Read more about What Your Oral Health Reveals About Your Overall Health – gum disease[…]

Common Bacterial or Viral Infections

Common Bacterial or Viral Infections

Meningitis Meningitis is an inflammation of the meninges — a membrane that surrounds the brain and spinal cord. Meningitis can be either bacterial or viral. Bacterial meningitis is usually caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, Neisseria meningitidis, or Haemophilus influenzae. Symptoms of bacterial meningitis can include sudden onset of fever, headache, neck pain or stiffness, painful sensitivity Read more about Common Bacterial or Viral Infections[…]