Dental Health Information

AAP = American Academy of Periodontology

AAPD = American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

ADHA = American Dental Hygiene Association
ADA = American Dental Association
CDC = Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
NCI = National Cancer Institute
NIDCR = National Institutes of Dental and Craniofacial Research
NIH = National Institutes of Health

BAD BREATH

Bad Breath Fact Sheet (ADHA)

Bad Breath (ADA)

BRUXISM (Teeth Grinding)

Bruxism (ADA)

CANCER TREATMENT AND ORAL HEALTH

Three Good Reasons to See a Dentist BEFORE Cancer Treatment (NIDCR)

Cancer Treatment and Oral Health (NIDCR)

Chemotherapy and Your Mouth (NIDCR)

Head and Neck Radiation Treatment and Your Mouth (NIDCR)

CHEWING GUM BENEFITS

Chewing Gum (ADA)

COMMON MOUTH SORES

Canker, Cold and Common Mouth Sores (ADA)

DENTAL CAVITIES

Early Childhood Caries (ADA)

Caries (ADA)

DENTAL GRILLS

Dental Grills (ADA)

DENTAL SEALANTS

Dental Sealants Fact Sheet (CDC)

Dental Sealants (ADA)

Seal Out Tooth Decay (NIDCR)

Sealants (AAPD)

DIABETES & ORAL HEALTH

Diabetes: Dental Tips (NIDCR)

Gum Disease and Diabetes (AAP)

Prevent Diabteres Problems: Keep Your Teeth and Gums Healthy (NIDCR)

Diabetes Fact Sheet (ADHA)

Diabetes (ADA)

Prevent Diabetes Problems: Keep your Teeth and Gums Healthy (NDICR)

DIET AND ORAL HEALTH

Diet and Oral Health (ADA)

Diet and Snacking (AAPD)

DRY MOUTH

Dry Mouth (NIDCR)

Dry Mouth (ADA)

FLUORIDE

Fluoride Facts (ADHA)

Using Fluoride to Prevent and Control Tooth Decay in the United States Fact Sheet (CDC)

Community Water Fluoridation Fact Sheet (CDC)

Fluoride and Fluoridation (ADA)

Fluoride (AAPD)

Flouride Suplements (ADA)

GUM DISEASE

Periodontal Disease (CDC)

Periodontal Disease Causes, Symptoms and Treatments (NIH)

Gum (Periodontal) Disease (ADA)

Protecting Children's Oral Health (AAP)

HEART DISEASE AND ORAL HEALTH

Gum Disease Links to Heart Disease and Stroke (AAP)

Healthy Gums and a Healthy Heart (AAP)

Heart Disease and Oral Health (NIDCR)

JAW PAIN

Jaw Pain (ADA)

METH MOUTH

Meth Mouth (ADA)

MOUTH GUARDS

Mouth Guards (ADA)

Mouth Protectors (AAPD)

ORAL CANCER

Oral Cancer Fact Sheet (ADHA)

Oral Cancer: Deadly to Ignore  Fact Sheet (CDC)

Oral Cancer (ADA)

Oral Cancer (NIDCR)

ORAL HYGIENE

Proper Brushing (ADHA)

Proper Flossing (ADHA)

Cleaning Your Teeth and Gums (ADA)

ORAL PIERCINGS

Oral Piercings (ADA)

MEDICATION USE AND ORAL HEALTH

Oral Health Side Effects of Medications (AAP)

Oral Systemic Health, Medications (ADA)

SENSITIVE TEETH

Sensitive Teeth (ADA)

TOBACCO

Tobacco Use and Periodontal Disease (AAP)

Tobacco Use and Periodontal Disease (ADHA)

Chewing “Spit” Tobacco (ADA)

Tobacco Cessation (ADA)

Smokeless Tobacco and Cancer (NCI)

Second Hand Smoke and Cancer (NCI)

Smokeless Tobacco: A Guide for Quitting (NIDCR)