By: Academy of General Dentistry

Mouth breathing can cause major health problems

For some, the phrase "spring is in the air" is quite literal. When the winter snow melts and flowers bloom, pollen and other materials can wreak havoc on those suffering from seasonal allergies, usually causing a habit called "mouth breathing." The physical, medical and social problems associated with mouth breathing are not recognized by most health care professionals, according to a new study.... read more



By: Dr. Mike Mew

Dr. Mike Mew's Ultimate Mewing Guide | BEGINNER - YouTube

Dr. Mike Mew teaches us all about Mewing.... read more



By: Root Remedies Podcast

Gum Disease = Systemic Disease | Dr. Claire Stagg pt. 1 | Radical Responsiblity - YouTube

Please enjoy part one of my lovely conversation with @healthconnectionsdentistry4891 where we talk all things oral health and our responsibility to our kids ...... read more



By: Brittny Sciarra Murphy & Joann Amoroso

I Spy with my Myo Eye... Episode 94 ft. Joann Amoroso, RDH, QOM®, MAS™

In today's episode Brittny and her partner, Joann Amoroso, discuss all things MYO. Joann is co-founder of MyoAir and a pioneering expert in orofacial myofunctional therapy. Joann has really taken MyoAir to the next level with locations in Vero Beach and Melbourne, along with virtual services in New York. Myoair serves as a beacon for comprehensive therapeutic solutions with a holistic and individualized approach to patient care. Joann and Brittny dive into conferences you don't want to miss, pros and cons of entrepreneurship, the transition from RDH to myo, and more.... read more



By: Justin Smith MD

A Pediatrician Goes In-depth Into MTHFR

The Doc Smitty looks at gene mutation testing: helpful or 'hypeful'... read more



By: Ali Finney

This Was the Year of Breathing Through Our Noses

How mouth breathing became wellness enemy number one.... read more



By: Richard baxter , DMD, MS

The Real Story of the “Booming Business of Tongue-Tie” – NYT Article Response

A recent New York Times (NYT) article accused tongue-tie providers of over-treatment, harming babies, taking advantage of vulnerable moms and babies, and, of course, doing it purely for financial gain... read more



By: Brittny Murphy, BS, RDH, MAS, COM,

5 tips to help intraoral exams serve as myofunctional airway screenings

The ADA encourages dental professionals to screen for red flags due to airway obstruction. Who better suited than dental hygienists? Here's how to do it.... read more



By: Annie Atherton

Why 90% of women with sleep apnea go undiagnosed

Alida Abdullah, 46, an educator and mother of four in Atlanta, spent decades taking for granted that she was tired much of the time. She would fall asleep at inopportune times, even nodding off while driving. Even so, Abdullah didn’t consider that she had a sleep condition. “I thought I was just sleepy and didn’t get enough rest,” she says. ... read more



By: Joann Amoroso RDH MAS™ QOM®

The Importance of Early Orthodontic Treatment in Children

A captivating smile is more than just aesthetically pleasing—it's a reflection of healthy dental development. Early orthodontic treatment, also known as interceptive orthodontics, has gained prominence in recent years as a means to address dental issues in children before they become more complex and challenging to correct. This article explores the significance of early orthodontic treatment and why it's essential for children's overall oral health and well-being.... read more



By: Joann Amoroso RDH MAS™ QOM ®

Do You Need Myofunctional Therapy? Signs and Goals to Consider

If you've been experiencing certain problems or symptoms, myofunctional therapy might be beneficial for you. In this blog, we'll explore some signs that indicate you might need myofunctional therapy, along with its four key goals.... read more



By: Joann Amoroso RDH MAS™ QOM®

Exploring the Connection Between Tongue Posture, Oral Function, and Gut Health

Did you know that something seemingly unrelated, like the position of your tongue and how you use your mouth, can actually have an impact on your gut health? ... read more




Iga Swiatek explains why she has been practising with tape over her mouth ahead of Canadian Open - Eurosport

Iga Swiatek has revealed the reason why she was seen preparing for the Canadian Open by practising with a piece of tape over her mouth.... read more



By: Joann Amoroso, RDH, MAS™, QOM®

Unraveling Sleep Dentistry: The Vital Role of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapists in Identifying Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders

🔍🌙 Uncover the Orofacial Myofunctional Therapist's Vital Role in Sleep Dentistry! Join us as we explore how we identify sleep-related breathing disorders, collaborate with orthodontists, and support better sleep quality through specialized therapy. 🌐💤 #SleepDentistry #OralHealth #MyofunctionalTherapy #BetterSleepQuality... read more



By: Joann Amoroso RDH, MAS™, QOM®

The Effects of Plush Toy Pacifiers on Kids’ Teeth: An Investigation

👶🍼 Could that adorable plush toy pacifier be harmful to your child's teeth? Our latest article dives into new research exploring the hidden effects of these cute essentials on your little one's smile. 👀 Get informed and ensure your child's oral health stays top-notch! 🦷💕 #BabyTeeth #PlushPacifiers #ChildOralHealth."... read more



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