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:2/10/2016)... ... 10, 2016 , ... Intermedix announced on Wednesday that it ... emergency medicine professional association, to support the organization's newly established physician group with ... Emergency Medicine, or AAEM, seeks to empower emergency physicians to control their own ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... The Wickman Agency ... to assist the local community. Pledging to select a new beneficiary every 60 ... the area. Their goal is to bring community awareness to important local causes ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... 10 Best Water is excited ... bottled water brand owners that topped the list as a result of their commitment ... The premier brand was Tibet 5100, a top notch water company that specializes in ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... 10, 2016 , ... Dr. Jessica Barron, of Barron Family Dental in ... patients and families in the North Metro Denver area. The new dental practice focuses ... dentistry, and all in the most relaxing environment. , While some dental visits can ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... ... bring together more than 200 of the country’s top healthcare executives to share ... “The true benefit of the Forum is the provider-centric perspective, experience, expertise and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... Inc. (Vanda) (NASDAQ: VNDA ), today announced financial ... year ended December 31, 2015. --> ... for Vanda with the continued growth of HETLIOZ in ... for Non-24," said Mihael H. Polymeropoulos, M.D., Vanda,s President ... product portfolio builds on this success and underscores Vanda,s ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... new report from business intelligence provider GBI Research - Alzheimer,s Disease Therapeutics ... than double from just under $5 billion in 2014 to an estimated $10.4 ... Canada , France , Germany ... UK, and Japan , and will primarily be driven by ... , France , Germany , ...
(Date:2/10/2016)...  CVS Health (NYSE: CVS ) is offering ... Santa Clara County, CA , in response to ... University campus. CVS Pharmacy stores and MinuteClinic walk-in medical ... disease. Students at Santa Clara University who have not ... anyone who has had close contact with a person ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: