Posts by Vincent DiLorenzo
Is Your Mattress Toxic?
It’s estimated that humans spend about ⅓ of their lives sleeping, but most of us really don’t consider the health effects of sleeping on an unhealthy mattress. In this blog, I will discuss what the problems are with most mattresses today and what you should be looking for when ready to purchase your next one.…Read More
5 Harmful Chemicals Found in Most Deodorants!
In this blog, I will discuss 5 harmful chemicals found in most deodorants, how they may affect your health, and why you should consider switching to an all-natural option. If you’re like most people, you use deodorants on a daily basis to avoid potentially embarrassing odors or excessive sweating, but have you thought about what…Read More
Have Lingering Hot or Cold After a Dental Filling?
In this blog, I am going to go over why teeth can be sensitive to either hot or cold after getting a dental filling, what that means, and 4 ways to avoid getting a root canal. What is Happening? I am sure you had sensitivity after getting a filling. Those hot and cold sensations mean…Read More
Options for Replacing a Missing Tooth!
In this blog, I am going to discuss options for replacing a missing tooth. Modern dentistry has come a long way in providing patients with more and more dental choices for replacing a missing tooth. Unfortunately, many people are still confused as to what they should do. In this blog, I will try to lessen…Read More
How to Prevent a Dry Socket!
In your life, there may come a time when you need to get a tooth extracted. It’s important that you do so for your oral health. One of the more unfortunate complications that could arise within a few days of doing so though is called a “Dry Socket,” which results in fever, swelling, and severe…Read More
Gum Disease Can Impact Your Overall Health and Wellness!
So, what is the big deal about gum disease? Do you know that over 90% of people have some sort of gum disease – from simple gingivitis to advanced periodontitis? You probably floss, you brush, and you think all is well. But are you quite sure you are not in that 90% group? How do…Read More
3 Reasons Why You Should Replace That Missing Tooth!
Over the years, the biggest question I got from my patients is “Why do I need to replace that missing tooth?” They say, “It’s too expensive”, or “no one will see it” and mostly “I can eat OK without it”. For me, as a dentist, getting that tooth replaced is pretty obvious, but for most,…Read More
Improve Your Self-Discipline – 4 Ways
In this blog, I will be discussing 4 ways you can improve your self-discipline when completing any project to make sure you get your desired outcome. Sounds good? Well, here goes: What is self-discipline? Self-discipline is the ability to do what you should be doing. Self-discipline often involves controlling your impulses and overcoming your emotional…Read More
Dental Links to Health
There are many dental links to health. Your mouth is the gateway to your body. Good oral health is not really an option, but rather an important, integral aspect of overall health. The purpose of this blog is to provide you with 5 conditions and risk factors that you must consider when evaluating your own…Read More
VOCs in Paint and Protecting Your Health
In this blog, I will be talking about something very common in your home: paint, and specifically how Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in it may be making you sick. More importantly, we’ll talk about what you can do to protect yourself when taking on any “do it yourself painting projects”. Let’s get started… What are…Read More