Something For Seniors To Smile About


Something For Seniors To Smile About A generation ago, dentures and bridgework were all too common among U.S. seniors. Today, according to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Americans are keeping their natural teeth longer. In part, seniors can thank endodontists, the dentists who specialize in performing root canal treatment Read More

Why Women Need Extra Oral Health Care


Why Women Need Extra Oral Health Care Women, as compared to men, have more unique needs. Each woman knows that at a specific time of her life, she needs more extensive health care. These are the so-called transitional times when they mature and their physical aspects radically change. Example of which are puberty and menopausal Read More

Get A Lovelier Smile With Crown Lengthening


Get A Lovelier Smile With Crown Lengthening Have you been always conscious about how your smile shows mostly gums instead of the pearly white teeth? No need to worry some more! There’s a cosmetic dentistry procedure that erases that insecurity about small teeth and “wide” gums. It’s called crown lengthening or the gum lift, and Read More

Periodontal Disease in Adolescents


Periodontal Disease in Adolescents The meaning of the word “periodontal” is around the tooth. Also known as gum diseases periodontal diseases are nothing but serious infections caused by bacteria that harm the gums and tissues in the vicinity of the mouth. While dental cavities or caries only affects the tooth Periodontal disease is devastating affecting Read More

Say Goodbye To Dingy, Yellow Teeth Forever


Say Goodbye To Dingy, Yellow Teeth Forever A whiter and brighter smile can do wonders for your confidence and appearance, making it easier for you to function on the job, at social gatherings, and in your romantic and personal life. With the information found in these useful tips and tricks, you will be well on Read More

What are the Factors that Cause Bad Breath?


What are the Factors that Cause Bad Breath? Bad breath can either be a temporary or long-time disorder. Whichever of these two you may have, it is not a pleasing story. Just imagine the embarrassment that this condition will cause you. Not to mention, people may avoid talking to you because of the unpleasant odor. Read More

Cinnamon: For Spice and Good Health


Cinnamon: For Spice and Good Health The aromatic scent of cinnamon is powerful because it makes many people feel warm and fuzzy. The health benefits of cinnamon have taken the backseat in favor of its spice properties. Many health experts claim that a dash of cinnamon can be a way to add flavor to many Read More

The Halitosis Of Bad Breath


The Halitosis Of Bad Breath Bad Breath or Halitosis is the term used to describe unpleasant smell exhaled in breathing. There are different types of Halitosis. Transient bad breath is very common and is caused due to oral dryness, stress, hunger, eating foods containing garlic and onions, smoking and poor oral hygiene. Morning breath and Read More

Bad Breath and Gingivitis


Bad Breath and Gingivitis Does this sound familiar to you? My dentist and hygienist mentioned that I had irritated gums as they cleaned my teeth. This is a symptom of gingivitis. Useful reference Gingivitis can be a stepping stone to major problems in the mouth and gum line. It can lead to periodontal disease, which Read More

Your Trusty, Toothy Friend


Your Trusty, Toothy Friend Whether we like it or not, we all know that an important part of our dental care involves making regular trips to the dentist, but the foundation block of oral hygiene lies at home. Not only is brushing and flossing twice a day of the utmost importance in maintaining a healthy Read More