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Thank you to everyone who participated in our Halloween contest, there were some great guesses!
You are what you eat, right? There’s a lot of debate about the pros and cons of vegan diets, but the effect it has on oral health is seldom discussed. A recent study published in The Public Library of Science (PLOS) ONE reports that a diet without animal products may impact oral health. Researchers discovered that the tooth-friendly amino... read more »
Lets start here. The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice a day, flossing, and rinsing with an alcohol free mouth wash. In addition you should let a professional "brush your teeth" at least twice a year. In other words, make sure you visit your dental office twice a year for xrays, cleanings, for preventive care, and as... read more »
Congratulations to Vaniya!!! Her summer storm photo is the winner.
Our annual Summer Contest is finally here!! Vote on your favorite photo of the summer through our facebook link! The winner will receive $100 :) https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100009052730277
So, how do you know if you have a cavity? Well, depending on the severity of your tooth decay, you may experience a variey of symptoms. Here are some of the accompanying symptoms that go along with tooth decay. Nothing (in the early stages) A toothache or spontaneous tooth pain Tooth Sensitivity Pain (slight or severe) when eating something sweet, hot, or... read more »
Appearance - Clear aligner trays are usually barely noticeable. Removable - Invisilbe aligners can be easily removed by the wearer to eat or drink. Comfort - Clear braces are smooth and comfrotable, they don't have any sharp edges and they don't scratch the mouth or gums. Duration - Invisible braces can usually straighten teeth in 12 to 18 months.... read more »
Pyschological Sometimes having a dry mouth is a normal part of life. Temporary anxiety, open-mouthed breathing, mild dehydration, menopause, pregnancy, and decreased saliva due to sleep are all normal causes of dry mouth. Prescription Medication Sixty-three percent of the top 200 most commonly prescribed drugs in the U.S. are known to cause dry mouth. The higher the number of... read more »
Common Causes of Bleeding Gums • Vigorous Tooth brushing The extra oomph you’ve put into your brushing since your most recent visit may be the first place to look. Instead of brushing with the vigor you’d use while scrubbing a stack of plates after Thanksgiving, aim for gentle and patient: place the bristles along your gums at a 45-degree angle,... read more »