You read right! Dark chocolate helps prevent tooth decay. Chocolate has another reason to make you smile. Dark chocolate, that is. Ingredients found in cocoa beans have been known to have an array of health benefits, but many ingredients and compounds in the plant can also help combat tooth decay. And because dark chocolate is less processed … [Read more...] about Tooth Decay and How Dark Chocolate Can Help
We answer the age old question, "What is a cavity?" Cavities are one of the most frequent dental problems seen. With up to 9 out of 10 people getting a cavity in their lifetime, it's important to understand what they are and how to prevent them. When the tooth has been damaged to the point of creating a hole, decay can begin to form. This … [Read more...] about What is a Cavity?
5 Ideas to Make Father's Day More Memorable Forget about the tie or polo shirt! If you are like most of us who have trouble coming up with unique gift ideas for Father's Day every year, check out the list below of 5 great ideas for dad for Sunday, June 19th. Teeth Whitening We may be biased, but to top off our list of unique gift ideas for … [Read more...] about 5 Father’s Day Gifts That Will Make Dad Smile
Summer: Fun, Sun, and Wisdom Teeth Extraction When most people think of summer, they're thinking of vacations, cookouts, and relaxing in the sun. They typically aren't thinking about getting their wisdom teeth extracted. But as it turns out, summer may be the ideal time for most people to have this procedure done. We go over the basics of wisdom … [Read more...] about Why Wisdom Teeth Should Be Removed In The Summer
Red Nose Day at Your Delray Beach Dentist The staff and doctors at Advanced Dentistry South Florida are doing their part to help fight global childhood poverty by accepting non-perishable food items in our office in Delray Beach, Florida. The items given to our office will be donated to the Covenant House and Feeding America. What is … [Read more...] about Our Noses Turn Red to Fight Child Poverty
Pancreatic Cancer Linked to Certain Oral Bacteria We have expressed the growing concerns of many oral health issues being linked to diabetes, heart disease and many other health risks. Now, recent studies have shown the link to pancreatic cancer due to specific oral bacteria. According to the Lustgarten Foundation, more than 41,000 people … [Read more...] about Oral Bacteria and the Pancreatic Cancer Risk
Certain beer types are shown to have healthy effects on teeth Before you go slamming down those pints and heading for the Rockies, be sure to keep in mind that we're referring to certain types of beer and only in moderation. If you're still interested, keep reading. The Effects of Alcohol on Dental Health Excess consumption of alcohol … [Read more...] about Is Beer Actually Healthy For Your Teeth?
Oral Cancer Awareness Month is in April - Get Your Screening Today and We'll Donate 50% to the Oral Cancer Foundation! April is oral cancer awareness month, and while we are always urging our patients to get a screening, no matter what month it is, we especially want to reach out to everyone during this month to help raise awareness and … [Read more...] about April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month
UFT Dental Providers in Delray Beach. FL For more than 25 years, our dental practice has been a "Preferred Dental Provider" for the United Federation of Teachers (UFT). We are honored to be the dental home of many retired and current teachers. Of all the jobs, the impact a teacher makes is incredible. Teachers have an amazing ability to … [Read more...] about UFT Preferred Dental Provider
Weight Loss and the Link to Good Oral Health The weight loss industry is booming and getting bigger every year, just like their demographic. "Shred fat fast with this all-natural fat blaster", or "Abolish Fat Forever - Guaranteed" are the headlines we're accustomed to seeing recently online and in social media. The fad diets that come and go … [Read more...] about The Super Easy Weight Loss Tip For Better Results