18 January 2018
Are you having problems getting your child to brush his or her teeth? Has he or she had to have a cavity filled and still refuses to brush his or her teeth? Dental care can be a contentious topic between parents and children. A parent wants what's best for a child while the child isn't yet mature enough to fully appreciate the consequences of his or her actions or inactions. Because of this, it can be difficult to get your child to brush his or her teeth, especially as your child gets older.
21 December 2017
There are many myths and half-truths out there related to teeth whitening. If you are looking to whiten your smile, you may have heard some of these myths or you may even believe some of them. Learning about these myths can help you to learn the truth about teeth whitening and decide how to go about whitening your teeth. Here are three of the top myths related to teeth whitening and what you need to know about these myths.
30 November 2017
Taking good care of your teeth is important for both your personal and professional life. You probably know that brushing and flossing regularly helps you achieve healthy teeth, but there are other proactive measures you can take that are just as effective. Drink the Right Beverages A lot of people fail to realize that the drinks they consume on a daily basis drastically affect their teeth health. For example, coffee is a darker liquid that can leave stains with regular use.
30 October 2017
Hollywood actors tend to look perfect and glamorous no matter where they go or what they do, and this includes their teeth. Hollywood actors are renowned for having perfectly straight, even, and white-looking teeth, which can leave someone with even the healthiest teeth feeling like their teeth aren't up to par. The reality is, Hollywood actors typically aren't born with those perfect teeth, and they have to make an effort to make them look that way.
3 October 2017
You might be overwhelmed deciding between all the different kinds of tooth replacement options. Depending on your case, you may have a lot of choices. However, not all tooth decay or replacement options are created equally, In fact, they may differ wildly in how long they last or how comfortable they are. Check out these different options and the pros and cons of each: Bridges If you're missing one, or a few teeth, your dentist might recommend a bridge.
7 September 2017
Teeth grinding is a common dental problem that can have serious consequences. In some instances, the grinding is not noticed until the dentist points it out. If you have noticed that you grind your teeth or your dentist has expressed concern that you are doing so, here is what you need to know. Why Are You Grinding Your Teeth? Teeth grinding or clenching your teeth is sometimes the result of stress and anxiety.
18 August 2017
In order to get the most out of your oral health, you'll need to be sure that you find a dentist that can assist you. A dentist will be able to provide you with the care that you need to straighten your teeth, make sure that they don't have gaps and that your smile looks as great as it can be. Getting a nice set of braces applied will be useful to you, so take the time to hire an oral health professional that can help you out.
1 August 2017
For those with a fear of the dentist, a dental reminder card can feel like a death sentence. Dental phobia is surprisingly common, and has a variety of causes, but there are also plenty of strategies to help you overcome your fear. After all, your dentist really just wants to help you have healthy teeth, so getting over your fear will improve the experience for both of you and improve your dental hygiene for the long term, since many people avoid going to the dentist due to fear.
10 July 2017
If you are like a lot of people, you have a fear of going to the dentist. It might be the sounds you hear in the dental office. It might be the idea of someone poking around your teeth and gums that makes you feel uneasy. Then again, you might not know just what it is about the dentist's office that makes you feel uneasy, but you just know it is not something that you like to do.
26 May 2017
If you notice that large openings sit between many of your teeth, then you have a condition called diastema. This is most common between the two front teeth. If you are concerned about the issue, then keep reading to learn why it develops and also what you can do about it. What Is Diastema? Diastema is simply the term that is used to describe large spaces between the teeth. You probably know that teeth do not sit directly against one another, and this helps to keep the teeth from hitting, rubbing or compressing against one another.