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Oral cancer can be treated by our Sacramento dental surgeons.

Benefits of Stopping Smoking

Tobacco use may be one of the biggest risk factors in the development of periodontal disease.” — David A. Albert, D.D.S., M.P.H., associate professor at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine The US Department of Health and Human Services reports that millions of Americans per...

There are bad dental habits you don't want in your workplace.

Six Work Habits That Wreck Your Mouth

The Sacramento Dentistry Group dentists and hygienists spend almost all day thinking about teeth and oral health. But when you’re at the office, there are undoubtedly other things to think about. Forget about your teeth too much, though, and they'll remind you that they're important...

All types of mouth sores can be dealt with by our Sacramento dentists.

Dealing with Mouth Sores

Dental healthcare isn’t limited to your teeth! The dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group also assist patients when they get mouth sores or other dental irritations. Mouth sores, like canker sores, can be painful, but usually go away in a week or two. Why People Get...

Water pipe smoking is not recommended by our Sacramento dentists.

Water Pipe Warning

Hooked on Hookahs? Smoking is dangerous not only to your oral health but to your overall health." Our Sacramento dentists have presented the effects of smoking and chewing tobacco, as well as the controversy around e-cigarettes, in past articles from the Sacramento Dentistry Group. To add to the...

Our Sacramento dentists do not recommend the use of e-cigarettes.

Are E-Cigarettes Safe?

ADA Supports NIH Investigation It is common knowledge that smoking cigarettes is damaging to our health. Mountains of documented research show that smoking cigarettes contributes to poor overall health and the adverse effects dramatically increase oral cancer risks, especially in men. But now e-cigarettes are on...

Avoiding oral cancer means avoiding its risk factors, like alcohol and tobacco.

How to Avoid Oral Cancer

The staff of the Sacramento Dentistry Group is concerned about your health. One major form of disease diagnosed by dentists is oral cancer. The American Cancer Society states that in 2015 over 45,000 Americans will contract oral cancer and nearly nine thousand will die of...

Ending tobacco in baseball is a focus for dentists to improve oral health.

Call to End Tobacco in Baseball

ADA Urges Professional League to Make Change The recent death of Hall of Fame baseball player Tony Gwynn has led the American Dental Association to make an open request to Major League Baseball and its Players Association to end “tobacco use at ballparks and on camera.”...