Archive for January, 2017

Can Your Own Blood Help Your TMJ Disorder?

It might sound like something out of vampire movie, or maybe the latest Hollywood celebrity craze, but using a by-product from your own blood supply – Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) – might be the innovative solution you need to treat a chronic temporomandibular jaw joint (TMJ)  disorder. What is TMJ? Remarkably, one in every four […]

Is Water Flossing Better than Regular Flossing?

Flossing is one of those everyday chores that most of us love to hate – at least among those of us that actually do it every day. From the necessary mouth contortions to the uncomfortable sensation of sharp plastic string in between our teeth to the flying bits of whatever was wedged behind our back […]

Five Healthy New Year’s Resolutions You Can Actually Achieve

  Ah, new year’s resolutions – those lofty promises we make to ourselves each year to erase all our bad habits, overhaul our lives and in general, try t0 dramatically change everything about ourselves we find unpleasant. Typically, resolutions seem to last about two weeks until around mid-January, when we begin to backslide and by […]