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Gum Care Tip by Lian Patient Expert Posted Tue 27 Apr 2010 5:31pm A few weeks ago my teeth became extra, extra sensitive to cold. I ended up in a dentist's chair to get rid of a toothache. I had a hole in my tooth and had to get a filling. But the hole was not my only problem, I have a very bad case of receding gum lines. The dentists asked me if I brushed my teeth very hard and use hard bristle toothbrushe ... Read on »
Gum Disease (Gingivitis) and Breast Cancer Risk by Robert W. Posted Tue 26 Oct 2010 10:45pm     Weekly Health Update:   Gum Disease (Gingivitis) and Breast Cancer Risk "A critical weekly review of important new research findings for health-conscious readers..."   By, Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS   Updated:  10/14/2010 The information in this column is intended for informationa ... Read on »
Bleeding Gums Make Positive the Relatives is Safe from Bleeding Gums by Merrilee Fullerton Medical Doctor Posted Wed 25 Apr 2012 10:05pm Defining gums- Gums consist primarily of light pink flesh & bones, with the main purpose of covering jaw bones. It is also the gums which hold teeth in each respective socket. Now the query is why do gums bleed in the work of teeth brushing? What causes bleeding?- The largest culprit causing gum bleeding is inflammation & infection in the ... Read on »
Gums be gone - gum free, gluten free chocolate chip cookies by Lauren D. Healthy Living Professional Posted Thu 13 Jan 2011 10:32pm I began this gluten-free life very wary of any ingredients I didn’t recognize as food.  This wasn’t anything particularly new for me, although playing investigator each time I picked up a product at the grocery store, looking for ‘hidden’ gluten, did make my disdain for unpronounceable ingredient lists even more pronounced.   My motto has ... Read on »
This may be silly, but I'm a big gum-chewer. Are some brands of gum better than others to help cravings or a brand that contains by Nutritionista Posted Wed 24 Feb 2010 5:55am I’m sort of a gum addict, too! I don’t really see it as a huge issue, as long as you’re chewing sugar-free (sugar-free gum has minimal calories). Even though I hate artificial sweeteners, I hate the idea of chomping real sugar into my teeth even more. My gum of choice is Altoids cinnamon gum. I doubt it’s any more “natural” than anything el ... Read on »
Enter Sunstar GUM’s "Turn Over a New Smile" Sweepstakes for the Chance to Win Gift Cards and GUM Products! by Susan H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Tue 14 Jan 2014 1:50pm , a leader in oral hygiene products, is ringing in the New Year through a fantastic Facebook sweepstakes! was created to help celebrate happy and healthy resolutions for 2014. From January 9-22, 2014, they are giving away some of their great GUM oral care products, as well a variety of other gifts, such as SpaFinder, Whole Foods, and Lululem ... Read on »
Red - Sensitive Swollen Gums by Emery Posted Fri 24 Jul 2009 3:48pm     Untreatedswollen gumscan lead to serious medical conditions. Swollen gums are a warning sign of gingivitis and periodontal disease. Right now you’re walking down the road towards severe conditions that are proven to increase the risk of heart disease, pancreatic cancer, and a whole host of other life-threatening diseases. How is t ... Read on »
Observe Oral Hygiene To Prevent Gum Disease and Cancer! by Lucy J. Patient Expert Posted Thu 08 Nov 2012 12:36am Gum disease also called periodontal disease, is a serious infection that can sneak up on you, without you being aware of it. The good news is that with the proper dental care, and good dental habits at home, gum disease can in many cases be prevented. Recent studies show that there is a connection between gum disease and cancer! What Causes ... Read on »
Fish Oil Might Help Fight Gum Disease by HealthFinder Posted Tue 26 Oct 2010 10:00am healthnewslink Study found eating moderate amounts of omega-3 fatty acids seemed beneficial. By Jenifer Goodwin HealthDay Reporter ... Read on »
Fish Oil Might Help Fight Gum Disease by Medline Plus Posted Tue 26 Oct 2010 9:00am Study found eating moderate amounts of omega-3 fatty acids seemed beneficial Tuesday, October 26, 2010 TUESDAY, Oct. 26 (HealthDay News) -- Eating even moderate amounts of omega-3 fatty acids, typically found in foods such as salmon and other fatty fish, may help ward off gum disease, new ... Read on »