Turning to Dentistry for Breast Cancer Diagonosis

Countless research has shown the correlation of healthy dental hygiene habits resulting in better dental and overall health, and the link between dental and breast health in women is no different.

When one’s dental health is neglected it introduces the ability of built-up bacteria from the mouth and gums to spread to other areas of the body. Once this bacteria moves throughout the body, it has the potential to cause further damage such as an increased risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and even breast cancer. Continue reading “Turning to Dentistry for Breast Cancer Diagonosis”

Making the Grade: Dental Health for College Students

Fall means back-to-school time and for many college freshmen they have one month of campus life under their belt. These same students are seizing independence, dictating their own schedules and doing things on their own time. But between campus activities, Greek life and the standard classes, papers and tests, one of the things that is not top priority is their dental health. Continue reading “Making the Grade: Dental Health for College Students”

Swap that Candy for Cash!

Westend Dental will be holding its 3rd annual Halloween Candy Buy-Back to support Operation Gratitude in its mission to lift morale among the military community by sending care packages addressed to individual soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines deployed overseas.

Operation Gratitude - Sending care packages to the US military. Continue reading “Swap that Candy for Cash!”