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The Benefits Of Using Mouthwash

November 19th, 2017
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Discover the benefits of mouthwash.

Everyone wants to have exceptional oral health, but not everyone wants to put in the work to achieve it.  You might think brushing and flossing your teeth twice daily is all you need for a healthy mouth, but their one more item you are missing.  If you are not already,  you should incorporate mouthwash into your dental care routine.  With one swig of minty mouthwash, comes several benefits that will give you fresh breath and a clean mouth. Read the rest of this entry »

3 Foods That Do Damage To Your Dental Health

November 10th, 2017

Know what foods avoid so you can have perfect dental health.

Everyone knows that taking care of your teeth and gums is important and that you should strive for exceptional dental health.  It is critical that your brush and floss your teeth every day, but sometimes that isn’t enough to avoid cavities and gum disease.  If you want healthy teeth and gums, you need to be selective and wise regarding what you eat and drink.  There are a few foods that you should avoid eating because they will do serious damage to your dental health.   Read the rest of this entry »

Oral Health Tips For When You Have A Cold

November 5th, 2017

Learn how to maintain your oral health even when your sick.

It is officially November which means cold and flu season is upon us causing many people to sniffle and sneeze and stock up on cold medicine.  When you are sick, you might not have the energy to keep up with your regular hygiene tasks so you might neglect your oral health.  It is critical that you continue brushing your teeth and eating the right foods even when you are under the weather.  Luckily, there are few simple ways to maintain your oral health when you have a cold.   Read the rest of this entry »

3 Dental Care Tips For Children

October 27th, 2017
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It is critical that your children know proper dental care starting at an early age!

It is critical that you put in the effort to take proper care of your teeth and gums regardless of your age.  Once your child’s’ teeth start forming, which is usually around six months, you should go through the proper steps to clean their teeth.  The earlier you start teaching your children how to achieve exceptional oral health, the more likely they will be to prevent dental problems such as gum disease and cavities.  There are a few simple dental care tips you can exhibiting on your children when they are as a young as an infant! Read the rest of this entry »

3 Signs That Dentures Might Be In Your Future

October 20th, 2017
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No one wants to end up wearing dentures as they get older.

You might think you take care of your teeth well, but before you know it, you are removing your fake teeth from your mouth right before you go to sleep at night.  It is crucial that you have exceptional oral health, or you might be one of the millions of people subjected to dentures.  According to The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, the number of adults needing dentures is projected to increase from 33.6 million to 37.9 million by 2020.  Fortunately, tooth loss doesn’t happen overnight, so there is time for you to take on good dental care practices.  There are a few warning signs you should be aware of so that you can avoid wearing dentures. Read the rest of this entry »

3 Simple Tips For Healthy Gums

October 13th, 2017

Everyone wants to be in peak physical health, and the best way to achieve this goal is with preventative care.  When it comes to oral health, the gums are an area that needs constant attention and treated well.  No one wants to have their gums bleeding constantly, or even worse, develop gum disease.  Fortunately, there are a handful of simple tasks you can complete every day to keep your gums in pristine condition.

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Taking proper care of your gums can affect the health of your whole body

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3 Halloween Dental Tips

October 6th, 2017

keep your teeth cavity free this halloween season.

October is an exciting month because everyone is preparing for the spookiest night of the year, Halloween.  Although, there is one thing that scarier than any costume or mask you could wear and that is cavities.  The candy is one of the best parts of Halloween, but you need to be cautious when consuming it especially in large quantities.  Before going out trick-or-treating with your children, you need to have a plan to ensure they will continue to have healthy mouths long after Halloween is over.   Read the rest of this entry »

How Tongue Piercings Affect Your Oral Health

September 29th, 2017

Learn about the negative side effects of tongue piercings.

Body modification, from piercings to tattoos, is extremely popular today and doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon.  Body piercings, specifically those on the tongue, are a form of self-expression and allow people to be creative.  Although, tongue piercings come with serious health risks and should be given serious thought before an individual gets one.  Several oral health problems are associated with tongue piercings. Read the rest of this entry »

The Effects of Cigarette Smoking On Your Oral Health

September 22nd, 2017

Learn about the harmful effects of smoking on your oral health.

By now, mostly everyone knows or has heard of the negative effects smoking cigarettes has on the human body.  But, for some reason, people still seem to buy cigarettes by the pack and smoke them.  Every time you take a puff from a cigarette your mouth starts to feel the harmful consequences.  No one wants to smile and show yellow teeth or even worse, start to develop mouth cancer.  Smoking cigarettes cause long-term effects on your oral health that will, hopefully, make you want to quit. Read the rest of this entry »

3 Oral Health Tips While Traveling

September 15th, 2017

Don’t slack on your oral health while traveling.

Whether you are traveling for a well-needed vacation or just a work trip, it is important to remember to brush and floss your teeth.  When we travel, we see seem to forget about our daily responsibilities especially if we are relaxing at a gorgeous beach resort.  Your oral health shouldn’t decline just because you are not at home.  There are simple tips you can follow to sustain your oral health while traveling.   Read the rest of this entry »