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Festival of Life and Death Traditions in Xcaret Cancun Riviera Maya

Activities in Cancun and Riviera Maya: Festival of Life and Death Traditions

If you are planning on coming to Cancun for your dental implant appointment at the end of October or early November you might like to know about this amazing event you can attend. You must have heard before about the Mexican tradition of “Día de Muertos” (“Day of the Dead“). This centuries old festivity took influence from both Native and Catholic culture after the Spanish Conquest of what is now Mexico. Death had always been a prominent motif on prehispanic cultures (Aztecs mainly) with the use of skulls, flowers and altars to honor the dead. Even then, there is slight variations on every part of the country, specially on the Yucatan Península.

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Mini implants information Snap in Dentures

What do you know about mini implants?

Let go over the basics about mini implants. The main difference between mini implants and regular implants are the size. Mini implants are a few millimeters wide, and thanks to their small size they can be inserted into areas where regular implants are not an option. They are made of the same Grade 5 titanium alloy than regular sized implants. Grade 5 titanium is excellent for use on dental treatments for its bio-compatibility with both human bone and tissue.

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Dental Implants and cheap dentist in Cancun

Dental Implants Success story!! Check out this Happy Patient!

Once again we want to share with you another of our happy patients! Her name is Linda, and she came from Virginia, USA for her dental implants. Back home, the estimates from the dentists in Virginia were simply too expensive, reaching up $12,000 USD! Linda knew she had to find an alternative and this is how she learned about the dental services at our clinic. She got in contact with us and we gave her a full evaluation about her case.

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Chewing ability tied to risk of dementia

Biting Apples, Less Risk of Dementia??

The ongoing study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (JAGS) by a team comprised of researchers from the Department of Odontology and the Aging Research Center (ARC) at Karolinska Institute and from Karlstad University has brought light to a very important issue. They looked at tooth loss, chewing ability and cognitive function on a sample of 557 people aged 77 or older. One of the main things they found out was that those who had difficulty chewing hard foods such as apples were at significantly higher risk of developing cognitive impairment (dementia). This correlation remained even when controlling for sex, age, education and many other variables that could have affected the level of cognition.

 

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Cheap All on 4 in dental clinic in Cancun

An All on 4 success story and happy patient!!

Last month we had a visit from our dear patient Doreen. She was looking for a solution for her smile. Doreen always had bad experiences at the dentists; she would suffer a lot for the pain and the worst of all… they didn’t seem to be able to help her. She eventually came across our website and finally decided she wanted to smile again. She was tired of hiding her smile so she knew she had to take this first step. Doreen got in contact with us and we offered a great option: All on 4 dental implants.

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