A Patients Guide to Heart Disease and Oral Health

Oral health is very important for people of all ages. For children, it is important for parents to ensure that they learn at an early age why they should brush, how they should brush their teeth and how often. Also at a young age, parents should make sure that children limit between meal snacks, eat healthy and watch for eating food that is too sweet.

As people get older, the lessons learned at an early age should continue. Once people get their permanent teeth the need for proper care of teeth and gums are even more critical. As an adult, improper care of your teeth can lead to a variety of health problems. One such health concern is heart disease.

Heart Disease is one of the leading causes of death, that effects thousands of people each year. To learn more about this potentially deadly disease, we have gathered many useful resources. We hope this information is valuable as you learn about oral health and heart disease.