Archive for November, 2018

3 Ways To Prevent Gingivitis On A Daily Basis

Friday, November 30th, 2018
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Learn how to prevent gingivitis.

Having healthy teeth and gums does not occur overnight.  You need to put time and effort into your dental hygiene so that you can prevent gingivitis.  When plaque builds up along the gum line, it cause the area to inflame, which then leads to gingivitis.  Common symptoms of gingivitis include red, swollen gums, and bleeding after brushing and flossing.  Luckily, there are a few simple ways to prevent gingivitis from forming. (more…)

How To Take Care Of Your Oral Health As A Senior

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Learn how to take care of your oral health as you age.

As you age, you become more and more at risk for a wide range of health problems, including oral health disorders.  Darkened teeth and tooth decay are a few of the dental care issues that are common place among seniors.  Regardless of the condition of your oral health, your teeth and gums have more wear and tear during your senior years compared to when you were in your twenties.  So, it is essential that you focus on your dental hygiene when you are an older adult.   (more…)

Do You Want To Avoid Going To The Dentist For A Filling?

Friday, November 9th, 2018
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There are a few simple ways that you can avoid getting a filling.

Everyone should be going to the dentist at least twice a year for a regular cleaning, but the last thing you want is to be scheduled for a filling.  Fillings are performed by dentists to treat a cavity, which is caused by tooth decay.  It is essential that you practice proper dental hygiene to prevent plaque from building up which leads to tooth decay and cavities.  Luckily, there are few simple tips to preventing cavities from forming. (more…)

Dental Hygiene Tips For When You Have A Cold

Friday, November 2nd, 2018

A cold shouldn’t stop you from taking care of your oral health.

We are officially in November which means we will be entering the cold winter season soon.  With winter coming around, comes the heightened chances of you coming down with the flu or a cold.  If you happen to get sick during cold and flu season, you need to not forget about caring for your dental health.  Luckily, there are a few simple dental hygiene tips you can follow when you have a cold. (more…)