Posts Tagged ‘ Oral Health ’

3 Oral Health Tips To Follow This Halloween

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Learn how to take care of your mouth and gums during Halloween.

We are in the middle of October, which means Halloween is only a few weeks away.  The spooky holiday brings a lot of fun in the form of costumes and sweet treats. However, you need still need to be aware of dental hygiene during Halloween, especially when it comes to your child.  The last thing you want is for your child to develop bad habits, or even a cavity, during Halloween.  Luckily, there are a few simple dental care tips you can follow this Halloween. (more…)

Head Back To School With Healthy Teeth

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Send your child back to school with exceptional oral health.

The new school year is quickly approaching, and you want to make sure your child is fully prepared.  Getting school supplies and clothes is important, but your child’s oral health is even more important!  According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, tooth decay affect U.S. school children more than any chronic infectious disease, and 19 percent of children between the ages of 2 and 19 have untreated tooth decay.  So, it is essential that your child goes back to school with exceptional oral health so that they do not have to miss school for a tooth infection. (more…)

3 Tips To Preventing Tooth Discoloration

Monday, June 18th, 2018
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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 Tips To Relieve Sore and Swollen Gums

Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Learn how to relieve sore gums.

No one wants to suffer from mouth pain especially if it sore and swollen gums, which in some cases can cause bleeding.  There are a variety of causes for sore and swollen gums, although the most common is gingivitis.  The infection is found in gum tissue and affects around 47 percent of American adults, according to the American Dental Association.  Luckily, there are a few simple ways to treat and relieve sore and swollen gums. (more…)

How To Improve Your Child’s Oral Health

Friday, February 9th, 2018
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Learn how to improve your child’s dental hygiene.

If you are a parent, you should want the best for your child and for them to be exceptionally healthy.  One important aspect of your child’s health is their teeth and their dental hygiene in general.  It is critical that you teach your child the benefits of oral health and how to achieve it as well.  The last thing you want is your child to have cavities and have to sit through a filling.  Luckily, there a few simple ways to improve your child’s oral health. (more…)

3 Ways To Relieve Tooth Sensitivity

Sunday, December 24th, 2017
Don't ignore these oral health signs!

Learn how to prevent and treat teeth sensitivity.

You may love eating cold foods such as ice cream, but you probably do not love the tooth sensitivity that comes with it.  If you suffer from constant tooth sensitivity, there a variety of underlying issues you need to treat.  Gum disease, tooth decay, and aggressive brushing are common causes of sensitive teeth.  Luckily, there are a few simple ways you can treat tooth sensitivity so you can enjoy your ice cream pain-free! (more…)

Oral Health Tips For When You Have A Cold

Sunday, 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.   (more…)

3 Signs That Dentures Might Be In Your Future

Friday, 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. (more…)

How Tongue Piercings Affect Your Oral Health

Friday, 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. (more…)

The Effects of Cigarette Smoking On Your Oral Health

Friday, 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. (more…)