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Should wisdom teeth stay or should they go? 1

By Mac Lee Originally posted in the Victoria Advocate     Wisdom teeth, also known as third molars, start their eruption process in the late teens and early 20s, a time when we are supposed to be wise. Rarely do people have enough room for retaining wisdom teeth and no one knows why. There are two basics thoughts but neither can be proven. One […]


5 Stroke-Prevention Life Changes to Make Right Now

By Patricia Sarmiento A couple of years ago, my husband’s mom suffered a stroke. She survived and made a full recovery. We were very lucky. Then, about a year later, my husband was diagnosed with hypertension. And of course, the first thing I thought about was his mom’s stroke. I immediately went into research mode. I wanted to find out everything I could about […]


Periodontal disease is No. 1 reason people lose teeth

by Mac Lee   Coalition Board member, Dr. Mac Lee, is guest contributor for this month’s TxOHC Blog. Read about why adults lose teeth in this blog post first printed in the Victoria Advocate on June 2 and be sure and leave a comment.   A visit from the Tooth Fairy is as exciting as Santa Claus for most young children. I have never […]