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Connecting Oral Health and Gut Health for Optimal Wellness

Dr. Michelle Jorgensen Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Topics Holistic Health and Wellness Resources Digestive Health Guide Related Products HCL Digest Did you realize that your oral health is related to your gut health? The connection between oral health and gut health is a fascinating and often overlooked aspect of overall wellness. In this article, we […]

The Importance Of Cleaning Between Your Teeth!

Cleaning between your teeth is an essential part of oral hygiene as it removes plaque and food particles that brushing alone cannot reach. Neglecting to clean between your teeth can lead to gum disease, cavities, and bad breath.

Cold Sore or Canker Sore?

Cold sores and canker sores are two types of sores that can develop in and around the mouth, but they are caused by different factors and have different symptoms. Cold sores, also known as fever blisters, are caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). They typically appear on or around the lips, but can also […]

Meet Our Hygienists! (Part 2)

We have the most amazing hygienists around! Click here to see part 2 and learn more about them and what they can do for you…

Meet Our Hygienists! (Part 1)

Learn more about our amazing dental hygienists here at Total Care Dental and Wellness and learn what they can do for you!

How is Gum Disease Diagnosed and Treated?

The health of your gums and bone should be measured at every cleaning, or what we call at Total Care Dental your “wellness visit”. 

Your gums are measured to see how deep they are and how healthy they are. 

What Causes Gum Disease?

Learn more about the various causes of gingivitis and periodontitis including bacteria, nutrition, and more…

Gingivitis vs Periodontitis – The Mouth & Body Connection

80% of people have varying degrees of gum infection. This gum infection is usually talked about in two stages gingivitis and periodontitis, with periodontitis being the more serious condition.

Learn more about how your gum health can affect your overall health…


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