Sealing The Deal: What You Need To Know About Dental Sealants
28 October 2016
There are many, many ways of protecting your teeth against potentially harmful bacteria and habits. However, even if you brush four times a day, floss twice, use mouthwash after every meal, religiously avoid sugar and carbs, and only (and constantly) drink water, there's still a chance that you'll be vulnerable to a cavity or two in your lifetime. So what if there was a way to further protect your teeth against bacteria that aims to infect and destroy them?
How To Improve Your Oral Health Through Food, Drink And Routine Oral Hygiene
12 October 2016
While you have probably heard about the foods that are bad for your teeth, such as sugary drinks and candy, there are foods that can improve your oral health. Crunchy fruits and vegetables can help clean your teeth, while frequent drinks of water can remove harmful bacteria. Foods rich in vitamin C can help promote gum health, while fortified dairy and cereal products can give you the calcium necessary for strong, healthy teeth.
How Your Oral Examination May Help Identify Early Health Problems
26 September 2016
Checking for mouth lesions and problems is an important part of your dental checkup. Dentists are often the first ones to notice if there's something going on with your oral health. Lesions can mean a lot of different things form benign problems with your teeth or serious problems such as cancer. Here are some things your dentist looks out for when they do your oral examination and some of their possible causes.
3 Reasons To Quit Smoking Before You Get A Dental Implant
2 September 2016
If you are missing a tooth, replacing it with a dental implant is your best treatment option; however, you may want to stop smoking if you decide to go through with this. As you probably know, smoking is not good for your health, but you might not realize how this habit could interfere with a dental implant. Here are three reasons you should stop smoking completely if you want to get a dental implant.