Health Library

Gingivitis

Healthy gums are essential in order to maintain healthy teeth. In the mouth, each tooth is surrounded by the gingiva or gums, the cementum or root surface of the tooth, connective tissue, and bone. Ba...
More Info >>
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Children's Asthma Peak Flow Tool
Podcast: Podcast: Rotating Shift Work Raises Diabetes Risk
Quiz: ADHD Quiz
Risk Assesment: Osteoporosis Risk Assessment
Today in Health News

Attempted Suicide Rates in U.S. Remain Unchanged

Men more often resorted to violent means, while women turned to poisoning, drowning, study finds

Healthy Living
Health Center
Your Family

Sign Up Today for Free e-Newsletters

Get the latest in medical technology, research and disease prevention sent to your inbox.
Find a doctor or make an appointment:
General Information: 314.747.3000
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110
© Copyright 1997-2016, Barnes-Jewish Hospital. All Rights Reserved.