Oral Health

Oral health tips and preventative care.

5 Tips to Whiter Teeth

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Whether you’re looking to score a date with a special person or ace an interview you’ve been preparing for, one thing remains certain: you may not get as far as you would hope without a great smile. Here are several…

Toothbrush Care

  Although your toothbrush might look clean when it sits on the ledge of the sink, the bristles could actually be contaminated with microbial organisms that came from your mouth. Those can live on the bristles for weeks. Fortunately, there…

Dental Care: Take Charge

Your teeth and mouth are an extremely important part of your body. If you don’t take care of oral health, you may experience a range of problems from difficulty and pain when trying to eat and talk to severe inflammation,…

Nutrition Tips for a Healthy Mouth

Everyone knows that brushing and flossing regularly are essential habits for healthy teeth, but did you know that nutrition also plays an important role in the overall health of your mouth? It is especially important to help kids adopt healthy…

Caring for Sensitive Teeth

Does biting into an ice cream cone make you cringe instead of smile? Does sipping on hot cocoa make your teeth tingle and cause pain? Most people will feel some sensation when their teeth touch food or drinks that are…

The Shocking Truth About Your Toothbrush

You brush your teeth to get rid of germs and bacteria in your mouth, but did you know you may be introducing more into it than you’re clearing away? If your toothbrush sits out in the open, especially near a…

Dental Emergencies: Tooth Injuries

A child losing a baby tooth is considered to be a rite of passage, but a child, teen, or adult losing a permanent tooth is considered a dental emergency. If you or someone you know ever loses a permanent tooth,…

Secrets to a Brighter, Whiter Smile

There are more things you can do to whiten your teeth besides switch toothpaste, visit your dentist, and use whitening strips and trays. Even if you’re already taking these actions, there are several other steps you can take to brighten…

What You Need to Know About Bruxism in Children

If you ever check on your children at night, you may notice that they are grinding their teeth. The official medical term for teeth grinding is “bruxism,” it can be pretty common in children and often takes place during sleep…

What You Can Expect With an Oral Cancer Screening

It has become extremely important to have regular health examinations to prevent or discover any early signs of cancer or other diseases, since modern medicine often provides many treatment options for cancers and other diseases when they are caught early.…