whats causing your neck pain
What could be causing your Neck and Shoulder Pain

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Experiencing pain in the neck and shoulders is quite common in our society, and we aren’t talking about the kind caused by your kids, your job, or annoying drivers. We are talking about actual neck and shoulder pain that seems to come out of nowhere, and may be difficult…

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Use Myofunctional Therapy to put Sleep Apnea to Rest

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA It might seem cute when your child snores while sleeping, but frequent, audible snoring is not normal behavior in a child. In fact, loud snoring is one of the major identifiable symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea, a serious sleep breathing disorder that can have major consequences on one’s health….

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Find out how you can get Permanently Whiter Teeth

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Are you looking to make a good first impression on other people? Then make sure that your smile is looking its best. According to a study that recently was completed by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 71 percent of women who responded and 58 percent of men agreed…

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Risk Factors of Tooth Decay

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Nearly everyone will deal with tooth decay at some point in his or her life. Tooth decay is caused by acid-producing bacteria, which help create areas of decay called cavities. These cavities are the “homes” of an infectious disease called dental caries, which is the most common infectious disease…

In this blog, your San Francisco dentists at Glen Park Dental will take a deeper look at sensitive teeth, and three ways we can help you get relief.
3 Ways to get Relief from Sensitive Teeth

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Are you living with tooth sensitivity? This can be triggered when you drink a cup of hot tea or eat something cold like ice cream. Sometimes, even sweets can cause sensitive teeth to experience a zing of discomfort. Sensitivity may occur regularly or crop up sporadically without warning. Either…

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Tips on choosing a Dentist in San Francisco

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Even though each of us should visit the dentist once every six months for a check-up, the American Dental Association estimates that one of every three people in the United States does not go to the dentist even once per year. Patients who have lapsed in their dental care…

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Learn how Sleep Loss can make you Sick

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Does it seem as if you are always sick? Do you get over a cold or illness, and then contract another one soon thereafter? Your inability to get well may be tied to your sleep patterns. Scientific research continues to establish a link between sleep deprivation and the impeded…

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Three Types of Tooth Pain and how your Dentist can Help

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Nothing can ruin your day quite like a toothache. Tooth pain can affect your ability to eat. You may feel it when you make certain movements, or it might be severe enough to keep you up at night. Tooth pain has a habit of showing up at the most…

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Thumb Sucking can Alter your Child’s Looks

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA It may look cute when your child sucks their thumb, but this habit actually can have a major negative effect on their teeth and even alter the development of their facial structure. Read on to learn about the dangers of thumb sucking, and how myofunctional therapists in San Francisco…

snoring doesnt have to be your life
Snoring doesn’t have to be your Life

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Sleep apnea is the leading cause of snoring while asleep. It causes your body to absorb less oxygen, and there are times during sleep that your body actually stops breathing, which disturbs your nervous system and robs you of the restful sleep that you need. You may not even…