Let’s face it — bad breath is hard to talk about. Realizing you have bad breath can feel embarrassing and isolating (even though everyone has had it from time to time). On the other hand, telling someone they have bad breath can feel awkward for everyone involved. So, what can we do about it? The […]
Is Taking Care of Baby Teeth Important?
February is Children’s Dental Health Month, so what better time to focus on the importance of taking care of our teeth from a young age? The sooner mouth care starts, the more likely it is to mitigate long-term damage that’s seen in adulthood. Keep reading to learn why taking care of children’s dental health is […]
Foods and Drinks to Avoid During the Holidays
The holiday season is full of special traditions, get-togethers, and parties with your family, friends, co-workers, and more. And with these festivities comes an abundance of sweets and treats that seem impossible to resist. Keep reading to learn what food and drinks you should avoid this holiday season in order to keep your teeth and […]
Electric Toothbrushes – Worth the Hype?
Proper oral hygiene is essential throughout every stage of life. That said, you’ve probably had the electric toothbrush versus manual toothbrush debate more than once. So, are electric toothbrushes worth the hype? In short, yes! We’re here to tell you why. Electric toothbrushes clean your teeth and gums better than manual ones, helping you maintain healthier gums […]
Relief for TMJ Pain
Over 3 million Americans suffer from TMJ, but what is it and how can it be treated? Keep reading to learn the causes and symptoms of TMJ as well as different ways you can alleviate the pain. What is TMJ? TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint. With one on each side of your jaw, these joints […]
What to Expect: Dental Implant Recovery Process
Smiling can affect our health in more ways than one, making replacing lost teeth an essential part of staying healthy. Dental implants are the perfect way to restore your smile. They look and feel completely natural, preserve adjacent teeth, prevent bone loss, and promote healthy gums. What are the benefits of dental implants? There are […]
Fun, Weird & Sometimes Gross Facts About Teeth [Infographic]
SMILE, It’s Good For Your Health!
Laughter might be the best medicine, but what’s a laugh without a smile? Believe it or not, turning that frown upside down can positively impact your health. A number of studies have shown that smiling can potentially reduce pain, alleviate anxiety, and even improve your immune system. Don’t believe us? Keep reading to learn the […]
5 Obvious Signs You Had Botox and How To Avoid Them
Over the past decade, cosmetic and facial treatments have become far more popular and much less taboo than ever before. However, that doesn’t mean that people are interested in making it look obvious that they’ve had some procedures done or regularly do so. If your Botox is done well, it won’t be easy to tell […]
Is It Time For a Night Guard?
If you’re considering this question, you might already have your answer. However, let’s dive into some common signs that it’s time to add one more step to your nightly routine — that is, putting in a night guard before sleep! What is a night guard? A night guard is a piece that is placed over […]