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Tips for People With Sensitive Teeth

August 11th, 2017
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There are several things you can adopt in your daily life to combat teeth sensitivity.

It seems to happen every time you have an ice cream or bite down on cold foods; a sharp pain is sent straight to your mouth.  Teeth sensitivity is a common issue that affects 60 percent of Americans and can interfere with your daily life.  When the enamel and dentin of the teeth get worn away, the nerve endings are exposed causing pain and discomfort.  There are several ways you can reduce teeth sensitivity, and it starts with proper oral hygiene.   Read the rest of this entry »

4 Ways To Fight Bad Breath

August 4th, 2017

Fight bad breath by starting with your tongue!

Have you ever been in a conversation with someone and as their breath hits your nostrils you become a little nauseous?  This can be an embarrassing situation for both parties involved and is more common than you might think.  More than 80 million people in the United States suffer from chronic halitosis, known as bad breath.  The key to preventing your mouth from producing a gross stench is to have to practice proper oral hygiene.   Read the rest of this entry »

How To Help Your Child Overcome Their Fear of Dentists

July 28th, 2017

How you can help your child make the dentist a pleasant experience

From a child’s point of view, a dentist’s office can be a scary place considering a stranger is poking metal objects in their mouth.  Going to the dentist at a young age can be anxiety inducing, and even some adults don’t favor getting a routine cleaning.  But as we all know, visiting the dentist is vital for a healthy mouth and a great way to promote oral hygiene habits. There are several strategies you can practice with your child to ease their fear of the dentist.   Read the rest of this entry »

3 Ways to Naturally Whiten Your Teeth

July 20th, 2017
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make your teeth whiter with these at home remedies

In the era of the selfie and people constantly posting pictures of themselves on social media, a bright white smile is a must for most of our society.  People spend over 1 billion dollars a year on over-the-counter products to get rid of yellow teeth stains.  Stop wasting money on products that offer a short fix and turn to items you can find in your refrigerator.  These at home remedies will not only whiten your teeth but offer other benefits to achieve a healthy mouth. Read the rest of this entry »

Best Foods for a Healthy Mouth

July 14th, 2017

What to eat to have the best smile

When it comes to dental hygiene we all have the same idea. We are taught at a young age to brush twice daily, when we wake up and before we go to bed, as well as to floss and use mouthwash to remove those annoying food items stuck between your teeth, to keep our teeth sparkling and mouth fresh. Though this works for some, unfortunately with some food items and beverages the negative effects on our teeth can manifest through discoloration, stains, and bad breath, as well as the aging process being a factor in the deterioration of oral hygiene. Fortunately, there are several food items that can negate these effects leaving you with a much healthier mouth. Read the rest of this entry »

How Fluoride Strengthens Your Teeth and Improves Your Smile

July 7th, 2017

Discover how to maintain your beautiful smile!

Most people realize that fluoride is an important part of maintaining optimal oral health, but those same people often aren’t sure exactly what fluoride does and why it helps. Here are four of the many ways that fluoride helps your smile stay bright and healthy every day of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

4 Ways to Maintain Your Dental Health this Summer

June 30th, 2017

Discover how you can maintain your healthy smile all summer long!

Taking care of your teeth in the summer doesn’t need to be a tall task. There are many simple ways that you can still prioritize your oral health while away on summer vacation or making a splash in the pool. Here are four of our finest summer dental hygiene tips to have fun this summer (and stay away from the dentist’s emergency office!). Read the rest of this entry »

Learn How to Prevent Gum Disease in 5 Easy Steps

June 23rd, 2017
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Learn how you can reduce your risk of developing gum disease!

Gum disease is an inflammation of the gum line, oftentimes progressing to affect the bone that surrounds and protects your teeth. It can lead to a variety of oral health issues, ranging from halitosis to tooth loss. Learn how you can reduce your risk of developing gum disease in five simple steps!
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Don’t Ignore These 5 Oral Health Signs

June 9th, 2017
Don't ignore these oral health signs!

Don’t ignore these oral health signs!

Maintaining optimal oral health isn’t always easy, even with the help of Catonsville Dental Care. While many oral health issues aren’t very concerning, there are 5 in particular that you should have checked out sooner rather than later. Here are 5 oral health signs that you should pay extra attention to. Read the rest of this entry »

The 3 Benefits of Invisalign

June 1st, 2017
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Improve your smile with Invisalign!

If you’re in the market for a new smile, Catonsville Dental Care is here to help! Learn how you can straighten your teeth without the hassle of braces and read on about Invisalign. Read the rest of this entry »