Navigation Links
Gulfside Dental Celebrating Seniors Mardi Gras at Beaumont Civic Center
Date:2/9/2013

Beaumont, TX (PRWEB) February 09, 2013

It's Mardi Gras time in the US, but you didn't have to be in New Orleans to have some authentic Mardi Gras fun! The sights and sounds of a Mardi Gras celebration were plentiful at "Celebrating Seniors Mardi Gras Style" at the Beaumont Civic Center. Live zydeco music, dancing, and a host of vendors were there to celebrate Mardi Gras with the senior community of Southeast Texas.

The team from Gulfside Dental was there to bring in the festivities. "It is a great opportunity to talk to senior citizens about the overall effects of aging on dental health," says Dr. Ashley DeMarco DDS of Gulfside Dental. "The older population-persons 65 or older-is expected to represent 19% of the population by 2030. As we get older, our oral health becomes more important than ever. Maintaining proper oral hygiene is not just for your teeth and gums, and senior citizens have unique dental needs and challenges."

Oral health problems can hinder a person's ability to be free of pain, discomfort, to maintain a satisfying and nutritious diet, and to enjoy interpersonal relationships and a positive self-image. A visit to the dentist allows for a comprehensive evaluation of teeth, gums, and soft tissues, and for prevention, early detection of oral health problems. Oral diseases and tooth loss are not inevitable with aging, and teeth can be expected to last in good condition all of a person's life. As more aging people keep their teeth, more will be at risk for dental diseases and will need more preventative, restorative, and periodontal services.

Dr. DeMarco recommends, "regardless of age, brush twice a day with a flouride-containing toothpaste, floss at least once a day, and visit your dentist on a regular schedule for cleaning and an oral exam. Proper oral hygiene and regular visits to a dentist will ensure that you will enjoy that Mardi Gras gumbo and ettouffe well into your senior years."

Gulfside Dental is a full-service dentistry practice now accepting patients from 6 months old to adults, located at 4179 Dowlen Road in Beaumont, TX.Gulfside Dental accepts most PPO insurances, Medicaid, CHIP and major credit cards. Office is open from 9am-6pm Monday thru Friday, and 9am-3pm on Saturdays.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/2/prweb10413814.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Gulfside Dental Now Offers LUMINEERS in Beaumont, Texas
2. Dental X-Rays May Be Linked to Benign Brain Tumors
3. Death From Accidental Injuries Among Kids Drops 30%: CDC
4. From One Generation to the Next, Dental Care Changes
5. Does More Dental Plaque Mean Higher Chances of Dying From Cancer?
6. High Schoolers Can 'Smile' While Exploring Dental Careers at Summer Camp in Maine
7. Snoring Isn’t Sexy Member, Dr. Mark Levy attends the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Meeting in Boston, MA
8. Tracy, California Coast Dental Office Opens
9. Spring Branch Dental Care Announces Incredible New Patient Offer
10. PMIC Announces Release of New CDT 2013 Dental Procedure Coding System
11. Racial Gap in Kids Dental Care Vanishing: Study
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2016)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... conducted that may expose a possible link between head and neck cancer in individuals ... participating in the study were evaluated based on whether they had gum disease, brushed ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Beaumont, TX (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... family and business clients throughout Jasper County and the surrounding region, is initiating a ... The charity drive will raise funds earmarked for a scholarship fund that will be ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... Virginia Beach resident Sean Kelly suffered from depression ... water to find peace and set out to accomplish a personal mission: a solo ... the internet. He came across the story of another special operations veteran, Josh Collins, ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... the 20th International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders. This special session ... experts, highlighting the relevance, novelty, and quality of both clinical and basic research ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... ... The U.S. Supreme Court decision on immigration has significant consequences for Social Security ... (TSCL) . “President Obama’s executive actions on immigration would have provided long - ... country illegally, even though the newly - issued green cards are only temporary,” says ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced ... BRAHMS PCT (procalcitonin) assay as a dedicated testing solution ... this clearance, Roche is the first IVD company in ... sepsis risk assessment and management. PCT is ... levels in blood can aid clinicians in assessing the ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... VIEW, Calif. , June 23, 2016 ... a.m. CST on Thursday, July 7, 2016 , , , ... kayla.belcher@frost.com ) , , , , EXPERT PANELISTS:  , ... Nitin Naik; Senior Industry Analyst, Christi Bird; Senior Industry Analyst, Divyaa ... The global pharmaceutical industry is witnessing an ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Pa. , June 23, 2016 The ... in an outpatient dialysis facility.  Treatments are usually 3 ... 6 hours per visit, including travel time, equipment preparation ... a patient, but especially grueling for patients who are ... of a skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers for some ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: