Archive for the ‘ Dental Care ’ Category

How Coffee & Tea Are Good for Your Teeth

Coffee & Tea Can Be Good for Your Teeth It’s common knowledge that drinking coffee or tea is one of the most popular ways to begin your morning, and you probably also know that regular coffee & tea consumption can lead to stained or yellowing teeth. But what are the dental health benefits of coffee […]

May Is National Dental Care Month

National Dental Care Month Is In May There’s a new national month dedicated to taking care of your smile, May 2018 marks the first annual National Dental Care Month. National Dental Care Month will be observed annually, beginning in 2018. According to the good folks at National Day Calendar – who commemorate these days & […]

Here Are 10 Ways To Avoid Bad Breath

10 Ways To Avoid Bad Breath Do you – or someone you know – suffer from chronic bad breath? Maybe it’s your overbearing boss who comes into your office like clockwork after hammering down 4 cups of coffee and smoking three butts by the time your 9:50 am pre-meeting meeting takes place. Or perhaps it’s […]

How Does Being Pregnant Affect Your Dental Health?

Dental Health & Pregnancy Are you or someone you know expecting a baby this year? There’s a lot to think about for expecting Moms, there is always something to deliberate and it seems there are always more questions than answers. From deciding on a peaceful color palette for the nursery to finding the perfect car seat, […]

What Is Xylitol & Why Is It Toxic to Dogs?

Yes, Xylitol Is Bad For Dogs Most dog owners know there are certain foods that we as humans love, but are quite dangerous to our dogs. Chocolate comes to mind immediately, but did you know that xylitol is bad for dogs? According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Xylitol is present in many […]

Your Teeth Are Not A Tool

Dos & Don’ts For Healthy Teeth When it comes to taking care of your teeth and gums, can you read the signs? Our teeth are pretty incredible when we stop to think about it, our teeth are pretty tough – given what we put them through and how they serve our quality of life on […]

3 Reasons You Should Floss At Work

Why Should You Floss At Work? Regardless of what the FDA thinks, you still need to clean between your teeth. Brushing only cleans 60% of teeth surfaces. Flossing covers the rest. You don’t have to floss at-home. Stash your string at the office! Here are 3 reasons to do the deed at work: 1. Take […]

Is Oil Pulling Good For You?

Is Oil Pulling OK With Your Dentist? It’s all the rave these days, oil pulling for oral health. Chug some coconut or sesame oil and swish, gargle, swoosh…then spit. Now watch years of tooth decaying plaque and yellowing teeth stains wash away! Could a healthy, white smile really be that easy? After all, oil pulling […]

Do Swimming Pools Erode Tooth Enamel?

Tooth Enamel Erosion & Swimming Pools It’s summertime, who doesn’t want to go in the pool? Well maybe that childhood friend you had with the in-ground pool…who never wanted to go swimming! Aside from the beach, lake, river, or any other aquatic respite from the summer heat, lounging in the pool is something we can […]

Do Dentures Look Fake?

Dentures for Missing Teeth Do you or someone you know where dentures? Show them this. When patients are seeking a solution for one or more missing teeth, we usually have to choose between Dentures or Dental Implants. Dental bridges can also mind the gap between a missing tooth – or teeth – by joining an […]