Having healthy teeth and gums are part of having a healthy mind, body and over all well-being. Numerous studies have shown the positive effect of healthy beautiful smiles when it comes to our day to day activities. A great healthy smile just helps us connect better with the people around us. Not only does it have some impact when we communicate, it also has an impact in our over-all health. Studies have shown that gum and teeth diseases can be linked to heart problems and dietary issues. Caries diseases that does not get treated can also lead to a more serious issue such as abscess, cysts and can affect not only the health of the surrounding bone tissue around it but it can also travel to our systems in our body. The best prevention to a more serious disease is early detection, treatment and maintenance. It is recommended that you see your dental health professional for your regular exam and cleaning.