Tag Archive for preventive dental care

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…

When Should Children Start Visiting the Dentist?

Many parents wonder how much attention should be paid to the health of their children’s smiles, especially at early ages when there are no teeth present or when they just have their “baby teeth” that will eventually fall out and…

The Benefits of Dental Sealants

Those who choose to enter dental school want to provide a valuable service for their patients. Without proper oral care, significant health problems can occur. Part of dental work includes providing preventative care for those whose teeth may be at…

Good Oral Hygiene Starts Here

More than half of adult Americans claim they brush their teeth twice a day. While this is good news for the oral health of the population, the statistics do not show how many of these people are brushing properly. The…

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…

Preventive Dental Care: Vital to Oral Health

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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…