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Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

Do your gums bleed when you brush your teeth? Bleeding gums are one of the most common signs that something is wrong in your...

Alexander Plans to Fix Obamacare in Tennessee

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — A handful of ministers and two political candidates went to Senator Lamar Alexander’s office on West End Ave. He wasn’t...

Vanderbilt Study on the Health of Minority Men and Boys

NASHVILLE, TN — Men in the United States tend to have more privilege, wealth and career success than women, yet they lead shorter and...

Recommendations for Toothbrush Care

By Jacqueline Butler Mitchell, D.D.S. Brushing your teeth two times a day plays an important role for personal oral hygiene and effective plaque removal. Proper...

Tennesseans Struggle to Get and Stay Healthy

By Frank Daniels III Despite having some of the best health care companies in world, the people who live and work in Tennessee are not...

Trump Administration Doubles Down on AG Slatery’s Lawsuit to Attack Tennesseans’ Health Care

The Trump Administration doubled down on Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery’s anti-Affordable Care Act lawsuit, announcing their refusal to defend the law of the...

What is a Dental Abscess?

A dental abscess is a buildup of pus that forms inside a tooth or gums. An abscess is characterized by a facial swelling in...

Nashville General Hospital Hosts Cancer Survivorship Celebration

NASHVILLE, TN — On Sunday, June 3, Nashville General Hospital hosted its 12th Annual Dr. Robert E. Hardy Cancer Center Survivorship Celebration. Established in...

What’s Behind Clenching and Grinding Teeth?

Teeth grinding, medically known as “Bruxism” and can start very early in life.  Most people probably grind and clench their teeth from time to...

What is a Dry Socket?

Alveolar Osteitis better known as “Dry Socket” is a painful condition that sometimes occurs after you have a permanent adult tooth extracted.  It is...