How Diabetes Affects Your Oral Health

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. That may sound like an unusual topic for a blog devoted to dental care and cosmetic dentistry to address, but it’s a fact that dentists are often the first health professionals to discover a patient may have diabetes. It is a “whole body” disease, with symptoms that can emerge in … [Read more...]

How Diabetes I and II Affect Your Oral Health

Some medical conditions, like a broken leg or a fever, are immediately obvious to the person impacted by them. However, adults can suffer “silent” medical conditions that have few overt symptoms until the disease is fairly advanced, making treatment more challenging. Diabetes, both type I and type II, can progress … [Read more...]