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How Does Mouthwash Work?

You have probably heard that mouthwash is a valuable addition to any dental hygiene routine, but you may not understand why. Simply swishing a tingly liquid around in your mouth may not seem like a big deal, but new research…

How Is Oral Health Defined?

Everyone wants to have a healthy mouth and beautiful smile, but what exactly does it mean to have good oral health? Some individuals may think that a beautiful smile can be attributed to healthy teeth, but in some cases teeth…

Alcohol Mouthrinse Versus Non-Alcohol Mouthrinse

Over the years, there has been a significant amount of debate over alcohol and non-alcohol mouthrinses. Some companies claim that their mouthwash is superior because it contains alcohol that is capable of killing stubborn bacteria in the mouth, while other…

Root Canal Awareness Week

Root Canal Awareness Week What Do You Know About Root Canals? The American Association of Endodontists celebrated Root Canal Awareness Week on March 30 – April 5, 2014. Currently in its eight year, this week is a time for people…

The Oral Health & Aging

aging teeth

Your body changes as you grow and age, and your mouth is no exception. Understanding how your mouth changes with age will help ensure you do what is required to stay healthy.   Tooth Anatomy Your teeth have several parts.…

Open Wide and Say Ahhhh

Dental hygine tip - tongue scraper

And then scrape that tongue. The leading cause of bad breath is tongue bacteria. Brushing the tongue does not remove this bacteria, so invest in a tongue scraper. This will remove tongue plaque, leaving you with a clean, fresh-smelling mouth.

Tooth Brushing with Good Form

How you brush is important! Hold your toothbrush at a 45-degree angle, focusing on the area where your gums and teeth meet. Then brush in a circular motion instead of the traditional back-and-forth. You want firm, constant pressure, but don’t…

Preventive Dental Care: Vital to Oral Health

preventative dental care

Life gets busy, and sometimes you don’t always take care of yourself the way you know you should. But dental hygiene is one area where it doesn’t pay to slack off. Routine Home Cleanings To ensure the health of your…