Should I Still See My Dentist If I Have Dentures?

You’ve received a beautiful new set of dentures! Thanks to modern dentistry and technology, Fountain of Youth (FOY®) Dentures are natural-looking, bright, and beautiful, and they address the common issues associated with older types of dentures. Traditional dentures can be uncomfortable, poorly fitted and unattractive. They can even make you look older, which Read More

Researchers Find a Link Between Poor Oral Health and Liver Cancer Risk

At Top Down Dental, we’re dedicated to the whole health of our patients, which is why we take such a holistic approach to each of our patients’ dental plans. Every day, researchers and physicians find more hard evidence of a whole-body health link, and we stay on the leading edge to ensure Read More

How Can I Sleep Better and Improve my Dental Health with Mindfulness?

Staring wide-eyed at the ceiling, trying desperately to sleep: nobody enjoys it, but we’ve all been there. You likely know the ramifications of poor sleep; being unable to focus at work, strain on your heart, increased risk of obesity and, of course, a negative impact on your oral health. How is Sleep Related to My Read More

How Brushing Can Lower Your Risk of Alzheimer’s Later in Life

Every day, researchers are finding ways in which your oral health relates to your overall health. A recent study out of the University of Bergen in Norway has connected gingivitis bacteria to Alzheimer’s disease. Researchers found that the bacteria that causes gingivitis can progress to the brain. That bacteria creates an enzyme that can destroy Read More

Your Neck and Back Pain May Be Caused by TMD

We slouch a lot. Whether it’s checking a text message, sitting at work or reading in bed, we’re often craning the neck downward, jutting the chin backward and slouching the shoulders. Sitting and standing in this position every day can lead to a weaker back and pain throughout the neck and shoulders. But did you Read More

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