Obstructive Sleep Apnea’s Link to “The Silent Killer”

According to the American Heart Association, 46% of US adults suffer from hypertension. Because heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US, high blood pressure is therefore a major concern for Americans. As luck would have it, sleep apnea can be a major contributor to hypertension, making your ability to breathe properly [...]

How Your Dentist Can Help Your Heart and Your Love Life

February is Heart Health Month, and with Valentine’s Day conspicuously parked smack dab in the middle of the month, it’s hard not to think of both the literal and metaphorical heart. Both the organ that is vital to life, and the symbol that is central to our conception of love. It’s convenient that dentists can [...]