Dental Care for Recovering Addicts: Why Choose a “Recovery” Dentist

Dental Care for Recovering Addicts: Why see a “recovery” dentist? People who know the cycle of addiction can give you a deep empathy, understanding, and

Dental Diagnosis of Rheumatic Disease & TMJ/TMJD

Dental Diagnosis of Rheumatic Disease & TMJ/TMJD People who have a rheumatic disease, such as rheumatoid arthritis, may develop temporoimandibular joint disorder (TMJ/TMJD) as a

Keeping a Healthy Balance to Extend Abstinence

An eight-year study of 1,162 addicts published in 2007 indicates that abstinence really does predict long-term recovery. Some takeaways from this research are: For those who

Teeth Damage, Gum Damage, and Alcoholism

Teeth Damage and Alcoholism: 4 reasons you need special care. There are four primary reasons why many dental patients in recovery are in need of

The Effect of Cocaine on Gums and Teeth

Cocaine on gums, and how it impacts your oral health Regular use of cocaine leads to painful perforation of the nasal septum and palate of

Fitness and Oral Health

Your Fitness, Oral Health & Recovery from Addiction A great body of research evidence has made clear that looking after your oral health is important

Cannabis Abuse and Your Oral Health

In general cannabis abusers have poorer oral health than the population of people who do not abuse substances. Oral hygiene neglect and deferral of dental

How to Protect Against Teeth Grinding

Protecting Your Teeth from Grinding & Clenching In recovery, your stress level is high and one of the oral health problems you may be suffering

Alcoholism and Tooth Decay

Have Concerns about Tooth Decay from Alcoholism? Now that you are in recovery from alcoholism, you may be wondering why your teeth became decayed during

Oral Health Recovery and Heroin Addiction

About Oral Health Recovery from Heroin Addiction Heroin addicts often experience tooth decay and gum disease with resultant tooth loss. This is because heroin causes