dental hygiene

June 19, 2015

Secrets to a Brighter, Whiter Smile

There are more things you can do to whiten your teeth besides switch toothpaste, visit your dentist, and use whitening strips and trays. Even if you’re […]
May 6, 2015

Oral Hygiene Basics

Your teeth are a part of physical health and overall appearance that many people take for granted. In fact, a lot of people might not notice […]
April 29, 2015

How Can Better Oral Hygiene Prevent Oral Cancer?

When you were a child, the importance of brushing and flossing your teeth on a daily basis was probably something you heard often. Almost always the […]
March 12, 2015

Mouthing Off: Dispelling the Three Most Common Dental Myths

One of the biggest advantages to living in the digital age is the overwhelming amount of information that is just a click away. However, with so […]
March 4, 2015

Saving a Tooth From a Root Canal – What Is a Root Canal?

A root canal is a common dental procedure that involves replacing decaying and infected dental pulp inside a tooth. After the diseased pulp has been extracted, […]
February 11, 2015

Defeating Monster Mouth: Planning Ideas for National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is the American Dental Association’s National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM), and this year’s theme is Defeat Monster Mouth. In order for the program to […]
February 4, 2015

How Does Mouthwash Work?

You have probably heard that mouthwash is a valuable addition to any dental hygiene routine, but you may not understand why. Simply swishing a tingly liquid […]
January 29, 2015

Why Daily Brushing May Not Be Enough to Prevent Gum Disease and Tooth Decay

Healthy teeth start with healthy habits. The simple oral care habits that are part of your daily routine actually go a long way towards protecting your […]
December 10, 2014

How Gum Disease Bacteria Lowers the Immune System

An infection anywhere in the body can have a major impact on the immune system, lowering a patient’s ability to fight serious diseases. Some infections are […]
December 3, 2014

When Should Children Start Visiting the Dentist?

Many parents wonder how much attention should be paid to the health of their children’s smiles, especially at early ages when there are no teeth present […]