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Benefits news-Allergies and Oral Health

Apr 10, 2014

Did you know that approximately 20 million Americans have asthma? 

Today, Dentists see more asthmatic patients taking medication, which can lead to increased cavities, bad breath and gum problems.  In addition, many of those patients forget to bring their inhalers to dental visits, causing more in-office asthma attacks.  Click here for a full article on the correlations between asthma and oral health and some tips for asthmatic patients.

Visit Delta Dental and check out their wellness website called SmileWay.  You can even subscribe to Delta Dental's wellness newsletter.

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