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IMPORTANT HEALTH AND SAFETY NOTICE REGARDING COVID-19

Family Dental Practice of Newington Blog

Protect Your Oral Health Through the Quarantine

March 26, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — familydentalnewington @ 1:55 am
toothbrush and toothpaste next to mouthwash — dental hygiene tools

Our world recently underwent a major change. The Covid-19 crisis is affecting people around the globe. It has even caused the American Dental Association to recommend that dentists only offer emergency treatment until Covid-19 is no longer a significant threat. Has your dental treatment been delayed due to social distancing protocols? Here are some tips on keeping up with your dental hygiene through the quarantine so you can prevent new dental problems and stop current ones from rapidly worsening.

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How Sleep Apnea May Contribute to Alzheimer’s

March 24, 2019

Filed under: Uncategorized — familydentalnewington @ 2:02 am

thinking older manIn recent decades, research into obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has established that this common disorder can cause or worsen a number of significant health problems, including cardiovascular problems, obesity, and depression. Recently, a study has even indicated that OSA may play a role in the development of Alzheimer’s disease. After considering the link between sleep apnea and long-term brain health, you may finally decide it is time to seek out treatment that will help you achieve the high-quality rest your body and mind need to function at their best.

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