Your heart and your mouth: more connected than you know

You’ve heard the debate about following your head or your heart. Here's some evidence that there’s a connection between the two — and why you need to nurture both for the best outcome.

Learn about the link and how you can protect yourself.

On topic with Dr. Dill: Your medicine may damage your smile.

Your pharmacist likely shared potential side effects of your medicine with you. These can be more than uncomfortable — they can become unbearable. 

See what Dr. Dill suggests for easing these symptoms.

History of oral health: the vital facts about vitamins

Vitamins have evolved over the years. While some may now be pretty tasty, are they good for your teeth?

Explore the history of vitamins and what kinds you should avoid.

Readers ask, we answer: What does drinking tea do for my smile?

A cup of hot green tea can be more than relaxing. It can potentially help your oral and overall health. 

Learn about the benefits of this popular drink.

Dental trend spotlight: Are e-cigarettes safe?

Vaping is especially popular among youth — so much so that U.S. health officials are calling it an epidemic. Many teens who smoke have switched to e-cigarettes.

Find out if e-cigarettes are actually a healthy alternative.