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The Link Between Gum Disease & Weight

The Link Between Gum Disease & Weight

As a family dentist in Colorado Springs, our team at Impressions Dental remains committed to providing the best patient care. To ensure our patients enjoy a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums, it’s important every patient understands the individual risks their oral health faces on a daily basis. For some patients, this may mean brushing… Continue Reading

FDA Tightens Rules On E-Cigarettes

FDA Tightens Rules On E-Cigarettes

Last May, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued new rules that extend federal regulatory authority to all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, pipe tobacco, hookah tobacco, cigars, and other forms of smoke and smokeless tobacco. As patients of our family dentist in Erie, CO know, smoking or using tobacco products greatly impacts the health of… Continue Reading

Can A Pill Prevent Cavities?

Can A Pill Prevent Cavities?

Good news for patients of our Erie, Colorado dentists and around the world, a new discovery could one day lead to an anti-cavity pill, according to the results of a new study. Researchers at the University of Florida have identified a strain of bacteria that grows in the mouth that may prevent the development of… Continue Reading