Archive for June, 2018

3 Signs That Dentures Might Be In Your Future

Friday, June 29th, 2018
Dentures vs Dental Implants

Be aware of the signs that you might need dentures.

You might think dentures will never be an option for you, but they are more prevalent than you think.  According to The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, there will be around 38 million adults needing dentures by the year 2020.  However, if you practice exceptional oral health techniques and visit the dentist at least twice a year, you can avoid tooth loss.  There are a few warning signs you should be aware of that point to you needing dentures in the future. (more…)

How To Prevent Gum Disease

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
gum-health

Learn how to prevent gum disease!

You might not think your dental health is important until you notice your gums bleeding every time you brush.  Gum disease is common oral health condition that affects around 47 percent of adults above the age of 30, according to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention.  Gum disease is the result of plaque and tartar build-up on the teeth and gums. Swollen and tender gums are common symptoms of gum disease.  If gum disease is not treated, it can result in tooth loss.  Luckily, there are few simple tips you can follow to prevent developing gum disease. (more…)

3 Tips To Preventing Tooth Discoloration

Monday, June 18th, 2018
Teeth-whitening

Learn how to prevent tooth discoloration.

It is common for people to want shiny, white teeth that they can show off.  However, it isn’t easy to have white teeth.  You have to be aware of what you are consuming and how you are cleaning your teeth.  Becoming careless about your health can cause you to have unsightly yellow and brown teeth.  Luckily, there are few simple tips you can practice on a daily basis to prevent tooth discoloration. (more…)

3 Ways To Treat Cavities

Friday, June 8th, 2018
Cavity and Dental Hygiene

Learn a few of the ways to treat cavities.

Are you taking care of your dental health properly?  If you are slacking on brushing and eating poorly, you might develop a cavity which occurs when plaque sticks to a tooth and eats through the enamel.  According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, almost 24 percent of adults between the ages of 20 and 64 have untreated cavities.  If you think you have a cavity, you need to visit your dentist to seek treatment. (more…)

Simple Oral Health Tips To Teach Your Children

Friday, June 1st, 2018

Start teaching your children about proper dental hygiene at an early age.

As a parent, you should do your very best to keep your children healthy all year around.  You need to show your child how to achieve exceptional dental hygiene, which starts with how you maintain it yourself.  The last thing you want is for your child to develop several cavities causing them to spend excess time in a dentist chair.  Luckily, there are a few simple tips you can pass on to your child so that they have healthy teeth and gums. (more…)