Your Health For Tag "dental tips"

  • Moms-To-Be: Beware of Gestational Diabetes
    May 6, 2014

    Moms-To-Be: Beware of Gestational Diabetes

    General oral health

    Affecting nearly 18% of all expecting mothers, gestational diabetes can put both mother and baby at a higher risk of developing diabetes at a later stage in life. Gestational diabetes is a temporary condition in which healthy women experience high blood sugar levels during pregnancy. The high sugar levels in the blood can increase the... More »

  • Sports and Mouthguards
    Aug. 8, 2013

    Sports and Mouthguards

    General oral health

    Children and adults need at least 60 minutes of physical activity every day. Sports are a great way to ensure you and your child is physically fit. However, there are a few precautions that you should take before your kids go on the field. For example, you should ensure the wearing of protective gear like helmets, knee and shoulder pads, face cages, and . . . especially, mouthguards.