Oral & Vision Health Blog

Dancing Eyes: Nystagmus – What Is It and How Can It Be Treated?

The eyes are the window to the soul. But they can also be an indicator for underlying vision problems. Nystagmus, or dancing eyes, is a vision condition characterized by ...
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Lupus & Dental Health: 5 Things You Should Know

Approximately 1.5 million Americans have a form of lupus. The disease tends to form between the ages of 15 to 44. Though many symptoms are linked with lupus, such as hair loss and ...
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Spring Allergies: How to Protect Your Eyes

With the changing of seasons also comes new and more irritating allergens. You step outside to enjoy the ever-warmer weather only to find that your eyes begin to itch and run. ...
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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Know the Symptoms

Oral cancer. It’s not as well-known as other types of cancer, so it’s important for people to be aware of oral cancer symptoms. Knowing what to watch for and when medical ...
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Tips for Preparing your Child with Autism for the Dentist

1 in 59 children are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). 
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What is an Oral Cancer Screening?

According to the National Institutes of Health, over 49,700 people are diagnosed with mouth cancer each year. The five-year survival rate is a little more than seventy-five ...
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Is Periodontal Coverage Worth It?

Periodontal disease is the most severe stage of gum disease, and it is on the rise. Unlike milder gum disease, periodontal disease requires a separate set of procedures to get ...
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American Heart Month: Does Good Dental Health Support Heart Health?

February is American Heart Month - and not just because of Valentine’s Day! American Heart Month brings attention to  heart disease prevention and keeps Americans looking and ...
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Computer Vision Syndrome: What You Need to Know

So much of our lives are spent behind a screen, it’s no wonder our vision suffers. More than 50% of people who work on computers have experienced symptoms of Computer Vision ...
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5 Things to Look for In a Dental Office

Whether it’s because your insurance has changed, you have moved to a new location, or you just want to change dentists, you want to find a dental office that checks all the boxes. ...
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