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Research Further Established Connections Between Gum Disease & Cancer

By McGinty Dental Group | May 29, 2018

Patients who suffer from severe cases of gum disease may not only have their risk for cancer increased; they may also increase their likelihood of dying of the disease, especially pancreatic cancer, suggests the results of a new joint study conducted by researchers in both the U.S. and Finland. The U.S. half of the study,…

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Is Sugar Really That Bad For Your Teeth?

By McGinty Dental Group | Mar 29, 2018

There is a lot of chatter when it comes to the subject of sugar and your teeth. That’s why our dentists here at the McGinty Dental Group , your best choice in oral health care for a biological dentist in Denver, care about bringing the news to patients on what is actually good for your teeth. The…

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Happy Holidays From the McGinty Dental Group

By McGinty Dental Group | Dec 12, 2017

When we see our halls are decked with holly, Fa la la la la la la la!   At McGinty Dental we get really jolly, Fa la la la la la la la! With the holiday season in the air, Fa la la la la la la la! It’s time for us to show how…

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Flossing Helps Reduce the Risk of Tooth Loss

By McGinty Dental Group | Oct 31, 2017

At our Littleton, CO dental office, Dr. McGinty regularly tells patients about the important role flossing plays in protecting their long-term oral health and overall health. Plaque – a sticky biofilm comprised of harmful oral bacteria and food particles that linger in the mouth after eating – uses the sugars we consume to produce harmful…

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Ozone Therapy Offers Exciting Benefits for Patients’ Oral Health

By McGinty Dental Group | Sep 9, 2017

For most people, the word ozone doesn’t carry many pleasant associations. Typically when you hear the word mentioned in the media it’s in reference to global warming. While ozone offers protection against the sun’s harmful radiation, the naturally occurring gas also has a variety of important yet largely unknown applications. Throughout the U.S. and the…

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Saliva Test May Unlock The Key to Early Alzheimer's Diagnosis

By McGinty Dental Group | Jun 16, 2017

Our spit may just hold the key to determining our future brain health. Researchers at the Beaumont Research Institute have hopes their study involving certain molecules found in human saliva may help to identify patients at risk of Alzheimer’s disease, a significant neurological condition that many health experts are predicting will rise to epidemic levels…

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Does Drinking Diet Soda Threaten Your Health?

By McGinty Dental Group | May 7, 2017

Approximately one in five Americans drink diet soda on a daily basis, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. At our Littleton family dentistry, we wonder if that’s a good habit for so many people to indulge in? A number of recent studies have found links between diet soda consumption and a number…

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Plant Peptide May be the Key to Fighting Plaque

By McGinty Dental Group | Apr 19, 2017

As a biological dentist in Denver, our team at the McGinty Dental Group understand that traditional medicinal plant extracts that possess an anti-bacterial and anti-adherence properties can play an important role in the proper maintenance of our oral health. Now, a new clinical trial study has reveal that a combination of the plant product extract…

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Disease Prevention Begins With Protecting Your Oral Health

By McGinty Dental Group | Mar 30, 2017

As your holistic dentist in Denver, our team at McGinty Dental Group want patients to better understand just how connected your oral health is to your overall health. While it’s easy to think of your oral health as only relating to your teeth and gums, recent studies have actually found that an individual’s oral health…

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