Just the words root canal sound painful, don’t they? It usually means something is amiss in your mouth and you need treatment. Too bad they can’t come up with a name that sounds less intimidating.
If you are fearful of going to your dentist, you are not alone! Many people across the nation deal with “dental anxiety” with common causes such as the fear of pain, feelings of helplessness or loss of control, and embarrassment. … Read More
Parents may be surprised to learn that young children should be seen by a dental professional well before they turn two years old. You may also be surprised to learn that tooth decay is now the most common childhood disease.
Everyone craves that bright smile of TV personalities and movie stars. It exudes youth, attractiveness, and confidence. But then the cost of that smile turns those cravings back a notch, right? Good news! There are a few simple ways you … Read More
Oral hygiene is especially important when you want to get close and snuggle up with your someone, but the importance of good oral hygiene has health benefits that go way beyond a kiss goodnight. Proper oral hygiene is only one … Read More
Most of us spend a considerable amount of time searching for a new smartphone, a new car, or even a new dress for a special occasion, but really, how important and how much time should you spend looking for an … Read More
Since you were a kid you have been constantly told about how brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing will keep your mouth free from cavities. Using a fluoride toothpaste and seeing your dentist for regular cleanings was all … Read More
“To floss or not to floss?” That is the question, and most everyone knows the correct answer.
If you are the kind of person who typically procrastinates about a multitude of issues (and you know who you are), you may put off doing things until the last minute, until the due date, or until somebody or something … Read More
Those who occasionally imbibe in adult beverages should understand that alcohol does NOT help your teeth, or your breath. Instead of helping your teeth, alcohol does the exact opposite. Keeping a balance of good bacteria and bad bacteria in your … Read More