July 13th, 2018
Follow these few simple nutrition tips to achieve a healthy mouth!
If you want to have a healthy mouth, you have to do more than brush your teeth. Dental care is all about what you choose to consume on a daily basis. You need to be aware of the food and drinks you are putting into your body. Put down the ice cream and candy, and choose foods that will improve your oral health. Luckily, there are few simple nutrition tips you call follow so that you can have a healthy mouth. Read the rest of this entry »
July 6th, 2018
Seniors who follow these tips can retain their beautiful smiles!
As adults, we’ll never reach an age where dental care won’t be important. In fact, it becomes more important as we age. Adults over the age of 65 are considered senior citizens and oral health care for this population is a matter of keeping up with good habits and regular trips to the dentist. Here’s how seniors can do their part to maintain great dental care. Read the rest of this entry »
June 29th, 2018
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. Read the rest of this entry »
June 22nd, 2018
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. Read the rest of this entry »
June 18th, 2018
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. Read the rest of this entry »
June 8th, 2018
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. Read the rest of this entry »
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. Read the rest of this entry »
May 25th, 2018
Learn how to prevent and treat teeth sensitivity.
You are enjoying a delicious ice cream cone, then all of a sudden you get a shock of pain around your tooth that deters you from your sweet treat. It is common for people to experience tooth sensitivity whenever they eat hot or cold foods. However, the specific food is not the main cause of tooth sensitivity; there is usually an underlying issue that needs to be treated. According to the American Dental Association, tooth sensitivity is caused by exposed nerve ending, enamel erosion, and gum disease. Luckily, there are a few simple ways to relieve tooth sensitivity so that you can enjoy that ice cream cone again! Read the rest of this entry »
May 18th, 2018
Learn all about gingivitis.
Everyone wants to have shiny, white teeth and pink, healthy gums, but many people do not go through the proper steps to achieve it. If you do not have a strict dental hygiene regimen, you can easily develop gingivitis, which is one of the first stages of gum disease. Fortunately, gingivitis is easy to treat and reverse, but it is a health issue that you need to take seriously. If you do not go through the steps to treat gingivitis, you potentially lose one or more teeth. Read the rest of this entry »
May 14th, 2018
Learn how to treat bad breath!
Having bad breath is not an attractive attribute, but you are not alone. More than 80 million people suffer halitosis, or bad breath, and it can be an annoying occurrence. Most cases of bad breath result in excess of plaque or bacteria on the gums and tongue. Luckily, treating bad breath is very simple and can be done from the comfort of your home. Read the rest of this entry »