DIY Dentistry & Good-Bye, Teeth

As economically tough as times can be, there are cases in which going the DIY route really shouldn’t be an option – dealing with dental problems, for instance. Not that it’s stopped some folks, even for potentially serious situations such as extractions (infection risk and the creation of cavitations) or restoring a decayed or broken …

The Daily (and Nightly) Grind: A Fresh Look at a Pandemic Syndrome

by Gary M. Verigin, DDS, CTN These days, we’re seeing a lot of news stories that imply an increase in teeth grinding and jaw clenching due to stress from the current economic meltdown – almost as if these were relatively new phenomena. But actually, the story of grinding and clenching goes all the way back …