Horseback riding is a fun way to spend some time outdoors, enjoying the beautiful countryside around Rochester, but it can also be dangerous. Horses are very powerful animals, and when you’re on horseback, you’re elevated and vulnerable to falls, especially if you’re just an occasional rider. The recent, serious dental injuries to a young girl […]
We have more and more evidence that the way to your heart may not be through your stomach, but it is definitely through your mouth. Now a new study has made a very specific link: your tooth loss during middle age is tied to an increased risk of heart disease.
This reminds us of the […]
Hypodontia, the condition where one or more teeth just don’t develop, is uncommon, but it’s not rare. In fact, nearly 1 in 10 people has one or more teeth that just don’t develop–and that’s not counting wisdom teeth, which are the most likely to not develop. There is even some evidence that hypodontia may be […]