Just for Fun

Do vegetarians have better oral health?

It’s an undisputed fact that healthy diets include vegetables. But, how does a meat-free diet relate to cavity-free living? I began to wonder about the impact of vegetarianism on my oral health when my husband and I gave up meat for Lent this year. It seemed like we were eating more carbohydrates, but I couldn’t… Read more »

Gifts for Grads

Many of you are graduating or just graduated in the last couple weeks. CONGRATULATIONS! How does it feel? You’ve spent 4 years of your life working around the clock for this degree. Every minute was either spent focused on work for dental school or stressing about dental school and sometimes even enjoying dental school. But… Read more »

Nonfiction, non-dental reads for the summer

Although it’s currently 45 degrees and rainy in Chicago, I can’t help but daydream about Summer’s arrival. Technically, Summer is still a month away, but anyone who spent a quarter of their life (or more) on an academic calendar knows that summer starts the minute classes end. Whether it’s raining by you or you’re far… Read more »