Malad City dentist Ed Thorpe DDS
Serving Oneida, Bannock, Bingham, Caribou, Bear Lake, and Franklin Counties in Idaho
Prevent diabetes problems: Keep your teeth and gums healthy
What are diabetes problems? Too much glucose in the blood for a long time can cause diabetes problems. This high blood glucose, also called blood sugar, can damage many parts of the body, such as the heart, blood vessels, eyes, and kidneys. Heart and blood vessel disease can lead to heart attacks and strokes.
Who doesn’t want a perfect smile? While few people have one naturally, almost anyone can get one with the help of their dentist. In addition to orthodontic treatment, which can straighten your teeth, recent advances in dental materials and techniques offer near-perfect teeth that are almost as strong as the originals.
Child Dental Health
Healthy teeth are important to your child’s overall health. From the time your child is born, there are things you can do to promote healthy teeth. For , you should clean teeth with a soft, clean cloth or baby’s toothbrush.