September 15, 2015
Flipping through the radio on my way to work the other morning, I heard something important that I wanted to share with you all. It was about how our sleep can affect our heart health — and they concluded that poor sleep habits, even at a young age, can put you at a higher risk for heart disease later on. Good sleep habits, on the other hand, can help develop a healthy heart. You may be wondering why you’re reading about sleep and heart health on your favorite dentists’ blog, but I want you to know that the connection between sleep, the mouth and your heart health are all closely intertwined. It’s estimated that 22 million Americans suffer from some form of sleep apnea — a condition which can cause severely interrupted sleep — and the problem, perhaps surprisingly, actually lies within the mouth. Read on to learn more about the condition from your San Antonio sleep apnea dentist.
Invisalign clear braces in the 78216 area boost oral health and self-confidence for older teens and adults
August 24, 2015
Adults and teens enjoy invisible orthodontics with 78216 Invisalign clear aligners. Provided by Dr. Christopher Holland, top San Antonio dentist, Invisalign corrects misaligned, crowded teeth without the discomfort and poor aesthetics of bracket and wire braces.
The American Dental Association maintains that straight smiles look better, boosting self-image and confidence in patients of all ages and lifestyles. But did you know that this professional group also says that well-aligned teeth function better, positively impact health and last longer?