Fremont Dental Arts Blog

What is TMJ?

Posted by fremontdentistry on June 1, 2015
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the hinge that connects the lower jaw to the upper jawbone. It functions through five pairs of muscles attached to the facial bones. The juncture where the two [...]
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Can Healthy Foods be Bad for your Teeth?

Posted by fremontdentistry on June 1, 2015
We all know that candy is bad for your teeth. Did you know that some healthy foods can be just as detrimental to your teeth as chewy candies, cakes and cookies? Now that children are returning to [...]
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Your Oral Health and Heart Disease

Posted by fremontdentistry on June 1, 2015
There has been much information in the news recently about the possible link between dental health and heart disease. Researchers have found that people with periodontal disease are almost twice as [...]
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Gum Disease and Heart Disease.

Posted by fremontdentistry on June 1, 2015
Recent studies indicate that a correlation does indeed exist. There are several studies that suggest that poor oral health and gum disease in particular, are related to serious conditions like heart [...]
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Can Sinus Congestion Cause Tooth Pain?

Posted by fremontdentistry on June 1, 2015
The answer is yes. There can be a direct correlation between sinus congestion and tooth pain. The upper teeth are the most affected by sinus issues due to their proximity to the sinus cavity. The [...]
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