Oral Hygiene for Heart Attack Recovery

There has been much research and speculation about the link between a healthy mouth and a healthy heart. Current research suggests that bacteria in the mouth can be linked to bacteria and plaque buildup in arteries. People who have poor oral hygiene and develop gum disease are at two to three times the risk of … Continued

Tooth Care for Pregnant Moms

Having a baby. An exciting time of life, but also one with many, many new challenges. Your body is changing, and some of those changes can impact your oral health. Your oral health can also impact your pregnancy, so here are a few things to watch out for while working on that new baby! Dental … Continued

Floss First

Can you Floss? It’s more than a dance move, it’s a critical piece of your daily oral hygiene routine. In spite of the importance of flossing, the ADA estimates that only 12% of Americans floss daily. But why floss? Why is interdental cleaning important? Very simply, brushing doesn’t clean all of your teeth. Each tooth … Continued

Clean Teeth and Love

What do we look for in a potential mate? Bright eyes, sparkling personality, a pretty smile? Taking care of your teeth is fundamental to romance. No one wants to kiss a nasty mouth. Great breath, white teeth, just being clean are all very important. But what if there is something even more important about dental … Continued

Proper Dental Treatment and Dental Facts

    Taking care of our teeth and gums is important. It’s vital. It’s not a superficial or ostentatious habit. It’s life. Have you ever woke up and had to hurry to brush your teeth before you ate breakfast or drank coffee? A clean mouth and fresh breath is good to have. Even some marriages … Continued

Exercises for TMJD to Improve your Jaw Comfort

The TMJ or Temporomandibular joints are an important part of your head and jaw and have a major impact on how well you are able to do simple things like talk, chew and swallow food. Even though you probably don’t think about this joint very much, it’s amazing how uncomfortable TMJD or Temporomandibular joint disorder … Continued

Why Use a Sonic Toothbrush?

Most people today are still making use of standard tooth brushes, with the belief that they are getting their teeth more than clean enough with proper brushing technique. The truth is, they’re missing far more plaque than they realize, and they’re teeth are paying the price for this. There are plenty of advanced tooth brush … Continued

Hyperdontia: Here’s What You Need To Know

Hyperdontia is a dental condition in which a patient is diagnosed with having supernumerary teeth or an excess number of teeth. These extra teeth are in addition to the regular number of teeth and they can occur in any part of the dental arch. Typically, by the age of 36 months, a baby will develop … Continued

Plasma Brush – A Painless Alternative to Repairing Cavities

Dentistry has seen extensive advancements in the last few decades. The reason being, oral health is considered as an integral and positive aspect of solid overall health. A lot of time and focus has gone towards understanding dental health and the best treatment options/procedures to address various dental conditions. And while a large majority of … Continued

Vitamins and Minerals: Essential for Oral Health

A diet that is rich in vitamins and minerals is important not just for the body, but it is also vital for solid dental health. Certain foods such as those that are high in sugar can lead to dental damage in the form of cavities. Completely avoiding these types of foods however, is not recommended. … Continued