Gum Disease In Three Steps

You might be surprised to learn that there is a tasteless, colorless, and odorless substance adhering to your teeth at this very moment that, if left untreated, could lead to bone and tooth loss. This harmful offender is called plaque, and as it forms in your mouth, it gathers bacteria to it. Plaque is a sticky substance and it will stubbornly cling to your teeth until you become afflicted with gum disease. Read More 

3 Habits To Form That May Help You Prevent Cavities

Protecting your teeth primarily refers to taking the right steps to prevent cavities from forming. Cavities destroy teeth, but it takes time for a cavity to form. If you care about your teeth and spend the right amount of time brushing and flossing, you may wonder if there is anything else you can do to keep the cavities away. Here are three things that may help. Drink Through A Straw Read More 

Benefits of CEREC Crowns

When you have to replace a tooth, it can seriously cut into your schedule. You have to go in for the initial visit to do the preparation work for the tooth and to create a mold. This mold then has to be sent off to a lab where technicians craft a crown for your tooth. You then schedule a second appointment to have your crown affixed. If you want to streamline the process, then you should look for a dentist who uses CEREC (ceramic reconstruction) crowns. Read More 

3 Dental Options To Replace Your Lost Teeth

Having missing teeth can affect your appearance. However, depending on the location of the missing teeth in your mouth, they can also affect your ability to properly chew your feed or speak clearly. Missing teeth that are lost from trauma or decay can be replaced by dental appliances that restore the look and functionality of the missing teeth. Here are a few dental options available if you have lost a few teeth: Read More 

Hormonal Horror: 3 Unpleasant Oral Side Effects Of PMS & Periods

If you've noticed that your gums become tender and bleed during your period, you're not alone. You might be surprised to know that this strange side-effect of PMS and periods is fairly common, and the irritation in your mouth isn't limited to your gums. Here are three annoying problems your mouth may experience during your period, and some tips on what you can do to ease the symptoms. Bleeding Gums Read More