Keep your mouth and teeth healthy this 4th of July with these dental tips for your summer BBQ
Gum bleeding is the result of many factors including inflammation as a result of pathogenic bacteria in the mouth. Also, on a systemic level a deficiency in the building block of connective tissue: namely Vitamin C.
Recent research finds that there is no basis to the fear that there is a high risk of developing COVID by a visit to the dentist.
A recent article found few or no remaining teeth leads to reduction in body mass and increased incidence of diabetes.
5 Reasons to Make Senior Dental Care a Priority Seniors with all their teeth have a better chance…
Why is your saliva sticky? Saliva itself has two main components, a thin fluid, and a thicker fluid. They combine for best effectiveness. When there are external or internal factors that change the consistency of saliva, then it does not function as well.
Do you want to know what mouthwash is best for you? Unfortunately, even with the passage of time, if you read the labels of some popular commercial common mouth washes you will find some ingredients which can be harmful! The best ingredients are anti-bacterial without any toxic effects. If it stings, or burns, it does not follow that it is good for you!
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. Your questions about a baby or toddler, may involve thumb sucking, when your child’s first dental visit should be or cleaning your child’s teeth. Your own dentist is an excellent resource to consult.
Toothbrushes are easily contaminated with both bacteria and viruses after one use. When the brush is wiped on the toothpaste tube to place toothpaste on it, viruses are transferred to the tube
Some fortunate people never get cavities. They have inherited oral bacteria that do not include destructive Strep Mutans. For others not so fortunate, scientists have found that replacing the “bad” bacteria with” better” bacteria can be done with the use of oral probiotics.