Archive for January 2020

keto diet and oral health

The Keto Diet and Oral Health

Low-carbohydrate and Keto diets have been trendy for over a decade. Due to their popularity, patients sometimes ask us questions about the connection between a Keto diet and oral health. In this blog post, we will share the dental pros and cons of a low carb diet and offer some strategies to mitigate the cons.

Keep in mind this post isn’t intended to replace the advice of a physician or registered dietitian. We always urge people to seek medical advice since the human body is complicated and not every diet is appropriate for every person.

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what can cause a toothache

What Can Cause a Toothache?

Pain is often a warning of a health issue that needs attention or treatment. Patients often ask us, “What can cause a toothache?” There are multiple things that can cause oral pain. In most cases, your dental or medical professional can relieve you from this pain with the correct treatment.

Keep in mind that jaw and mouth pain have a diverse range of causes ranging from untreated dental problems to very serious life-threatening conditions like heart attacks. This article is not intended to replace medical and dental care, it is to inform our patients of the range of possibilities and to explain why it is crucial that anyone experiencing pain seek professional care.

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