Going to the dentist isn’t just about oral health. Your overall health and the condition of your oral health have been linked through research. Taking care of your mouth and teeth contributes to the health of the rest of your body. One hundred million Americans avoid seeing the dentist each year. Some of that number… Read more »
Category: Healthy Living
August 2014: Super Youth Triathlon In Livonia, MI.
Come check out the Super Youth Triathlon at Clements Circle Park Saturday, August 9th and cheer on your friends and loved ones. The weather forecast is partly cloudy/82 degrees with only a 10 percent chance of rain. Wear your caps and sunscreen and join the festivities.
Are There Oral Health Differences Between Men And Women?
You all know that men and women are different. You figured that out at an early age. Not only do men and women look, act, and communicate differently, they show their emotions differently, and they even take care of themselves differently. In today’s blog, your Livonia, MI dentist, Dr. James Stewart explains oral health differences between… Read more »
Keep Your Body Healthy: July 2014 Kids Night Out In Livonia, MI.
Parents, need a break? Enjoy a night to yourselves while the Livonia Parks and Recreation Department gets your kids up and moving. Exercise is important and today too many people sit in front of the computer or TV for hours at a time. Looking for something to get your kids moving? Your Livonia, MI dentist… Read more »
Enjoy the Taste, and Benefits, of Eating Right
Every March, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics hosts National Nutrition Month® to promote nutrition information and education to improve people’s health and lives. This year, the Month’s theme is “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right,” which exemplifies an important aspect of your dietary concerns—your mouth. Your taste buds, tongue, teeth, and gums react to… Read more »
Sleep Well, Protect Your Heart
February is American Heart Month, when more-than-usual attention is drawn to the brevity and prevalence of cardiovascular issues, and the lifestyle choices that affect your risks for heart disease. The many issues that influence your heart health include your diet and level of exercise, but also your quality of sleep, which might be drastically affected… Read more »
Livonia Dentist Discusses the Importance of Fluoride Treatments
Have you had a fluoride treatment lately? If you’ve answered no, then you may want to consider having one soon. Fluoride is an element added to water supplies, toothpastes, and mouthwashes to help fortify teeth. Dr. James Stewart, your Livonia dentist talks about the benefits of receiving a fluoride treatment. Who Benefits from a Fluoride… Read more »
Vitamins Can Improve TMJ Disorder, Says Livonia Dentist
Temporomandibular joint (or TMJ) disorder is a serious and uncomfortable disorder that affects the way your jaw joint functions. Patients who suffer with TMJ disorder tend to have frequent headaches, jaw pain, and even trouble eating and yawning. Yet, as unfortunate as this jaw dysfunction is, patients can use some natural and simple methods to… Read more »
Livonia Children’s Dentist Describes Dental Treatments for Kids
Pediatric dentistry is specialized field of dentistry. In fact, pediatric dentists must undergo an additional two to three years of training before they’re certified to treat children. Therefore, if you’re looking for a dentist for your children, a pediatric dentist is the way to go. Not only do they have expertise in this area, their… Read more »
Livonia Dentist Suggests Proper Dietary Choices for Kids
Eating habits follow a child for life, which is why starting sound eating habits at young age is critical. Not only is eating properly necessary for growing bodies, the right nutrition can maintain a smile healthy and strong. Dr. James Stewart, your Livonia family dentist, provides a proper nutrition guide to help parents and kids… Read more »