added on: January 11, 2019
woman with stress

Being stressed out is stressful enough, but knowing that constant or repeated high levels of stress can actually affect your health and make you sick certainly doesn’t help either. Too much stress can cause serious health issues throughout the body including heart disease, gastrointestinal problems, and obesity. But the concerns… Read More…


added on: December 26, 2018
frustrated woman

Caring for your smile may seem as simple as brushing and flossing every day and visiting our dental office in Chapel Hill twice a year. While those things are certainly important for oral health, there are some common misconceptions out there that, if followed, can either damage your smile or… Read More…


added on: December 12, 2018
canker sore

It all started with a slight tingling sensation in your mouth. Then all of a sudden, up pops a canker sore. Now you’re stuck with this uncomfortable and painful blister-like sore. What can you do to get rid of it? Even though there’s no official cure for canker sores, there… Read More…

Posted In: General, Oral Health

added on: November 27, 2018
man wondering

Even though acid reflux is a condition that originates in the stomach, it can affect other areas of the body, including the mouth. The truth is, people who suffer from acid reflux can be at greater risk for oral health concerns than those who don’t. Our dental office in Chapel… Read More…


added on: November 12, 2018
diabetic tester

Nearly 30 million Americans are living with diabetes. That’s 30 million people who have the added responsibility of working to maintain their blood glucose levels day in and day out. While it’s fairly well known that diabetes can lead to other health problems such as heart disease and kidney disease,… Read More…


added on: October 23, 2018
girl with jack-o-lantern

Another candy-packed holiday is right around the corner, and our dental office in Chapel Hill is busy getting into the spirit of Halloween. From pumpkins and fall colors, to costumes and hayrides, there’s a lot to be excited about this time of year. But as we all know, candy is… Read More…


added on: October 11, 2018
woman chewing gum

It may come as a surprise to hear our dental office in Chapel Hill supporting something found in the candy aisle. But when it comes to gum, we actually recommend that our patients consider chewing it occasionally. However, not just any gum will get our seal of approval. Gum containing… Read More…


added on: September 27, 2018
woman with toothache

Tooth pain can be unbearable and effect more than just the tooth alone. The whole mouth may feel the discomfort caused by a toothache, and some people also experience severe headaches. While relief may seem to be nowhere in sight, the team at our dental office in Chapel Hill has… Read More…


added on: September 19, 2018
worrying woman

When it comes to gum disease and gingivitis, there’s often a bit of confusion between the two. Are they the same thing or are they different? Can they be treated the same way or not? What does it mean if you’re told you have one or the other? Not to… Read More…


added on: August 29, 2018
labor day picnic

One of the best parts about Labor Day is the picnics and the foods we get to enjoy at them. And while all of the treats are delicious, they may not all be great for your smile. At our dental office in Chapel Hill, we’re here to help by giving… Read More…


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