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How You Can Properly Care for Your Teeth

How You Can Properly Care for Your Teeth

Your teeth are one of the most important parts of your body. Not only do they help you chew and digest food, but they also play a major role in your overall appearance. That’s why it’s so important to take care of them properly. Here are some tips on how to do just that: Finding a dentist can be hard especially if you have recently moved into a new neighborhood. There are many websites available...

Beyond the Smile: Oral Hygiene In-Depth

Beyond the Smile: Oral Hygiene In-Depth

There’s more to taking care of your teeth than meets the eye. Sure, you know about brushing and flossing, but did you know that there are other essential tidbits of information that you can utilize to achieve the healthiest and brightest smile?   When you are brushing your teeth, make sure that you are taking your time. You should brush for at least two minutes each time that you brush....

The Surprising Truth About Sugar and Your Teeth

The Surprising Truth About Sugar and Your Teeth

You may have been taught that sugar is bad for your teeth and that you should avoid it at all costs. But the truth is, sugar is actually necessary for oral health. The key is to brush your teeth after you eat something sweet to remove the sugar and bacteria from your teeth. If you don't have access to a toothbrush, try chewing on some sugar-free gum instead. The benefits of sugar Sugar is...

What You Need to Know About Wisdom Teeth

What You Need to Know About Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are the third and last set of molars that come in during adulthood (ages 17-21). Wisdom teeth can often cause pain and other dental problems if they don't come in properly or if there isn't enough space for them in your mouth.   Wisdom teeth are usually removed by a dentist because they can cause dental problems, crowd other teeth, and lead to infection. Removal of wisdom teeth...

Essential Tips for Proper Oral Hygiene

Essential Tips for Proper Oral Hygiene

Dental care is an often neglected— but absolutely necessary— hygienic obligation. If you do not take proper care of your teeth, it can lead to many dental complications. Tooth decay, plaque, gum disease, and even heart disease are complications of poorly cared-for teeth.  The following are essential tips to keep your mouth clean and these illnesses at bay. Twice a Day, Every Day Make sure you...

Dental Hygiene Routine Basics

Dental Hygiene Routine Basics

Keeping your teeth clean and healthy is an essential part of your dental hygiene routine. Getting on track with your teeth care though takes time and effort. Here are some tips to get started on improving your hygiene routine.   How Often Should I Brush My Teeth?   While three times a day (at each meal time) is best, aim for at least twice a day. That way, you can begin and end your...

Benefits Of Porcelain Veneers

Benefits Of Porcelain Veneers

If you're experiencing gaps or spaces between your teeth, chips or cracking, alignment issues, you're not happy with the overall appearance/shape of a tooth or teeth, of if your teeth just aren't white enough for your liking, getting veneers may be a great option for you!   There are different types of veneers, ranging from composite veneers, to ceramic veneers, to porcelain veneers. We'll...

Is Soda Really That Bad For Your Teeth?

Is Soda Really That Bad For Your Teeth?

You may drink soda on a regular basis. Since it's become so popular in recent years with all kinds of variations and promotions, the variety has drawn in all kinds of new, younger audiences. Soda has always been claimed to be horrible for your teeth, but what really makes it all that bad?   Carbonation combined with high sugar   Carbonation is really the foundation of why soda affects...

What Causes Plaque Build Up?

What Causes Plaque Build Up?

Plaque on your teeth is often easy to spot and can easily become a prevalent problem. Here are a few ways to lower the plaque build up quickly for your teeth, while also getting healthier in other aspects of your diet.   Cutting down on soft drinks   Soft drinks are a common leader for plaque build up. Since they are often high in sugar, acid is released that break them down and can be...

The Importance of Regular Dental Visits

The Importance of Regular Dental Visits

The dentist may appear to be a scary place, but there are numerous benefits that should make you want to get up and arrange an appointment right immediately. Continue reading to learn about the 7 benefits of regular dental checkups that will save you and your teeth.   What Happens During A Dental Exam? A dental visit is divided into two parts. As part of a standard checkup, the dentist will...

Everyday Habits That Can Help Keep Your Teeth White

Everyday Habits That Can Help Keep Your Teeth White

Our smile may be the first thing people notice about us. If you're seeking ways to acquire the whitest and brightest teeth possible, look no further! Our helpful hints will assist you in achieving a stunning smile that you will be unable to conceal.   Things You Can Do Every Day To Keep Your Teeth White   If you want to naturally whiten your teeth, go no further than your baking soda...