A recent study from the ADA found that 28% of young adult respondents and 29% of lower-income adult respondents believe that the appearance of their smiles has negatively impacted their ability to get a job.
Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to major health concerns such as cancer, heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease multiple sclerosis and yes, tooth decay. Recently it has been shown that Vitamin D activates your immune system. If Vitamin D is lacking in your blood your “killer” cells won’t be able to fight off disease causing pathogens. Unfortunately cavities and gum disease are not regarded as serious diseases. However, cavities and gum disease are associated with serious chronic health problems.