Posts By: Dr. William Myers

3 Ways Stress Can Harm Your Oral Health

It’s no secret that high stress can negatively affect our health. Prolonged periods of too much stress has been linked to heart disease, gastrointestinal problems, obesity, and difficulty in managing diabetes. But at our dental office in Warsaw, we know that increased stress can also harm your oral health. Gum Disease Since increased stress levels… Read more »

Root Canals Are Painful, And Other Dental Myths

When it comes to dentistry, there are many common myths and misconceptions that could actually hurt your smile and oral health rather than help. At our dental office in Warsaw, we believe in preventive dentistry and giving professional dental advice in order to protect your teeth. That’s why we want to debunk several of the… Read more »

Canker Sore Treatment

There are an estimated 3 million canker sore cases a year. But knowing that these annoying and painful sores affect nearly everyone doesn’t necessarily make them any easier to tolerate when they happen to you. At our dental office in Warsaw, we understand that canker sores are uncomfortable and can hurt. That’s why we’re here… Read more »

Diabetic Oral Health Care

Nearly 30 million Americans are living with diabetes. That’s 30 million people who have the added responsibility of working to maintain their blood glucose levels day in and day out. While it’s fairly well known that diabetes can lead to other health problems such as heart disease and kidney disease, it may be surprising to… Read more »

The Oral Health Benefits of Chewing Gum

It may come as a surprise to hear our dental office in Warsaw supporting something found in the candy aisle. But when it comes to gum, we actually recommend that our patients consider chewing it occasionally. However, not just any gum will get our seal of approval. Gum containing sugar, high fructose corn syrup, or… Read more »