whole body health

Exercise: Good for the Body, Bad for Teeth?

Exercise: Good for the Body, Bad for Teeth?

Throughout the past few years, there have been several studies that provide conflicting information on whether exercise is good or bad for your oral health. Our dental office in Columbia hopes that we can help clear up any confusion so you can get back to working out without worry.

Are Sports Drinks Bad for Teeth?

Are Sports Drinks Bad for Teeth?

When we think of drinks that are terrible for smiles, we usually automatically turn to soda. And while these sugary, carbonated beverages are absolutely bad for our teeth, there’s another type of drink that may be just as concerning. We’re talking about sports drinks, and at my Columbia dental office, we want you to know just how damaging they can actually be.

Can Your Asthma Be Causing Cavities?

Can Your Asthma Be Causing Cavities?

Nearly 24 million Americans suffer from asthma and live their lives in fear of experiencing a severe asthma attack.  While these statistics are incredibly scary, there’s a part of asthma that many may not be aware of, and everyone at my Columbia dental office wants you know about it.