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25 01, 2017

What is Xerostomia and Do I Have It?

By | 2017-06-14T20:11:28+00:00 January 25th, 2017|

We all need saliva to moisten and cleanse our mouths and digest food. It also helps prevent tooth decay and bad breath by neutralizing acids produced by bacteria, enhances your ability to taste and makes it easier to swallow. When you don't make enough saliva, your [...]

5 01, 2017

How Diabetes Affects Your Oral Health

By | 2017-06-14T20:26:17+00:00 January 5th, 2017|

There are more bacteria in your mouth right now than there are people on Earth. If those germs settle into your gums, you've got gum disease. Unfortunately, if you have diabetes, you are at higher risk for gum problems because poor blood glucose control makes [...]

28 11, 2016

The Wisdom on Wisdom Teeth: What You Should Do

By | 2017-06-15T21:19:45+00:00 November 28th, 2016|

What are Wisdom Teeth ? With age comes wisdom. Specifically, wisdom teeth. Your mouth goes through many changes in your lifetime. One major dental milestone that usually takes place between the ages of 17 and 21 is the appearance of your third molars. Historically, these [...]

25 10, 2016

Electric vs. Manual Toothbrushes

By | 2017-06-15T21:33:31+00:00 October 25th, 2016|

Electric vs. Manual Toothbrushes So which is better for your dental hygiene -- in a study of the electric vs. manual toothbrush? Keep in mind that studies published in both the American Journal of Dentistry and the British Dental Journal agree that electric or powered toothbrushes are more effective at removing plaque [...]

15 09, 2016

Electric Toothbrushes Essential

By | 2017-10-18T19:05:36+00:00 September 15th, 2016|

Are Expensive Electric Toothbrushes Essential to Good Oral Health? The answer would seem to be obvious. Of course brushing with a sophisticated electrically charged gadget with high-speed, rotating bristles must be more effective than the old fashioned manual method used for decades, right? You may [...]

11 08, 2016

Impacted Teeth Can Cause Severe Pain

By | 2017-06-16T15:30:15+00:00 August 11th, 2016|

A Tooth Under Your Eye? Did you read the story about the woman who was experiencing facial pain, only to find out that the discomfort was coming from a tooth…under her eye? The woman (a resident of Guangzhou, China) began experiencing discomfort when she was [...]

20 07, 2016

Your Must Have, On-The-Go Dental Accessories

By | 2017-06-16T15:58:49+00:00 July 20th, 2016|

Your Must Have, On-The-Go Dental Accessories Ladies, it’s the last thing you reach for when you head out the door. It’s your lifeline, your emergency kit - it’s your purse. Inside resides those must-have items that get you through your day. There’s your wallet - [...]