How Your Dentist Celebrates Halloween

How Your Dentist Celebrates Halloween General Dentistry Aptos   Learn how Aptos dentists Dr. Jason Drew and Dr. Allyson Drew make the idea of a healthy Halloween less scary with these tips – and tricks! Wait Until The Last Minute Our team has no problem celebrating Halloween all month long, but the one thing Aptos…

September: National Gum Care Month!

September: National Gum Care Month! General Dentistry Aptos In honor of National Gum Care Month Aptos dentists Dr. Jason Drew and Dr. Allyson Drew want to encourage the health of all their patients with some educational information about oral care and gum disease. Gum disease – or periodontal disease – is a long-term infection in…

June is Men’s Health Month!

June is Men’s Health Month! Oral Health Aptos   We all know June means Father’s Day is right around the corner, but did you know that June is also Men’s Health Month? Aptos dentists Dr. Jason Drew and Dr. Allyson Drew want to help celebrate and encourage the health of all the fellas out there…

Let’s talk about inflammation

Inflammation is a natural process within your body. Trauma or an infection inside your body stimulate your immune system responds with inflammation. While inflammation is ok once in a while, chronic inflammation is harmful. Inflammation causes your body to overreact to itself. As a result, the body’s cells begin to destroy its own tissues, often…

Inflammation Causes Heart Disease, Gum Disease Causes Inflammation. Why It’s Important To Treat Gum Disease Today

Chronic inflammation is harmful, acute inflammation is beneficial. Gum disease is when bad bacteria sits in your gums causing chronic inflammation. Read this article by World Renowned Heart Surgeon, Dr. Lundell, about how this cycle of inflammation is deadly.   January 21, 2015 – We physicians with all our training, knowledge and authority often acquire a…

Whoopi Goldberg talks about Gum Disease – It can kill you!

Whoopi Goldberg speaks out about her battle with gum disease. Saliva is a communicable vector to spread the disease. Gum disease is linked to dementia, heart disease, stroke, preterm birth and fertility problems, rheumatoid arthritis, fatal CHD, organ transplant failure, pneumonia, Type 2 Diabetes, Alzheimers Disease and Cancer! What is Gum Disease (Periodontal Disease)? Gum disease is…