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Teething Products Can Be Deadly

Please do not give your baby Orajel, teething tablets, or other homoeopathic teething gels. The FDA has issued a warning that Benzocaine oral relief products are not safe to be used with infants and children. Benzocaine can cause methemoglobinemia, a rare blood condition linked to potentially deadly breathing problems. The pain-relieving ingredient can interfere …

Are you eligible for additional cleanings?

In the last 20 years, there has been mounting evidence  of the correlation between gingival health with cardiovascular disease, diabetes, heart disease, pregnancy/infant …