Oral Health Needs to Be at the Same Level of Importance as Physical Health
Posted on 2/20/2018 by Nicholas Dose
When it comes to oral health, you have to make sure that it is at the same level as your physical health.
This is for the simple fact that without the right oral health practices, you will find that your oral health plays a huge part in your overall wellbeing, which is the same when it is flipped around to be your overall health compared to your oral health.
Your Oral Health Matters Just as Much
Oral health is just as important as physical health when it comes to getting more out of the health that you have and the health that you want. When it comes to brushing off the plaque and build up on the teeth, this is something that is just as important as heading out for a jog in the morning.
When you do not take care of your oral health, the teeth in your mouth can begin to hurt, to fall out and to have a host of other problems.
You do not want this to happen, when it does, it can cause you to go into a depression which can then cause your physical health to decline. Make sure you are taking care of all three when you take better care of your teeth, gums and mouth.
Nutrition plays a huge role in both aspects, so you want to ensure that you are eating a vitamin and nutrient rich diet, since this is going to play a huge part in the health that you have. Make sure that your diet consists of those foods that are high in vitamins and nutrients that are great for your body, your mind and your oral health.
If you have further questions about your oral health or if you want to schedule an appointment for an exam or cleaning, speak with us today. Give us a call and we can provide you with more information regarding the oral health that you have and what can be done to make it better.
Call us today (503) 765-7300
Nicholas Dose, DMD 601 1st Street Suite A Lake Oswego, OR 97034-2370