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The Oral-Systemic Link: Risk Factors for Tooth Decay

Did you know the same plaque that decays your teeth can cause major heart problems? What if you could fight plaque and heart failure both by improving your oral health? Dr. Hawkins and Dr. Neidert in Midlothian are here to

Posted in Dental News, Diabetes, Healthy Heart

Don’t Eat That: A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Mouth

Some foods will help you grow healthy teeth and keep them forever. Some foods will prevent you from growing healthy teeth, or harm the ones you already have. You can grow and maintain strong, healthy teeth by eating a diet

Posted in Dental Health, Healthy Heart, Oral Hygiene

Gum Disease – More Than Just Gums

Your Mouth: A Picture of Health Did you know that when a dentist looks at your mouth, they can tell a lot more than just how often you’re brushing? It’s true: your oral health is like a window into your

Posted in Dental Health, Diabetes, Healthy Heart

Brush Your Teeth to Save Your Heart

Did you know that untreated bacteria in your mouth can escape into your bloodstream and cause issues in your heart? Big issues too, like increasing your risk of heart attack! This February, Dr. Hawkins is working with doctors and dentists

Posted in Healthy Heart, News from Hawkins Family Dentistry, Oral Hygiene

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