I have always been one of those people who loves to get out into the world and talk with other people, but a few years ago, I realized that I had to do something about my smile. My teeth were yellow and unattractive, and it was really discouraging to see how much different my smile was. I knew that I needed to get my teeth fixed, so I started working with a professional dentist to make things right. Within a few short months, my smile was completely transformed, and I knew that I owed it all to my dental professional. Check out this blog for more information about working with a dentist.
4 December 2015
You may avoid going to the dentist because you're too nervous about the actual appointment. Studies indicate that 10% of the adult population in the United States suffers from a dental phobia. This is an extreme fear of going to the dentist for any reason. If you are in this group of people, it's ideal to know various strategies that can help you cope more effectively with your next dental visit.
16 November 2015
The holidays are fast approaching and this is the time of year when you'll be eating and drinking foods that can damage your teeth. While some holiday foods will stain your teeth, others can cause your teeth to become cracked or chipped. You probably don't want to have to worry about the state of your teeth while you're eating turkey and drinking eggnog. These tips will help you keep your teeth in good shape and without stains throughout the holiday season, so your smile will be as bright and beautiful on New Years as it is on Thanksgiving.
27 October 2015
Many people experience dry mouth symptoms, and in some cases, those symptoms can be persistent. If you've been struggling with dry mouth, it can cause you difficulty swallowing and leave you with an overwhelming thirst and discomfort in your mouth. The clinical term for this condition is xerostomia, and it often happens as a result of poor saliva production. Here are a few tips to help you combat the symptoms while you're waiting for an exam with your dentist.
13 October 2015
By now you are probably aware that brushing twice a day is an important part of a good oral health regimen. But have you ever stopped to consider just how that brushing should be conducted? If you are interesting in taking the best possible care of your teeth, read on. This article will provide three key tips for brushing up your brushing. Wait to brush after ingesting high-acid foods. As you surely know, diet plays a huge role in the well-being of your teeth.
29 September 2015
You only get one set of teeth, so it is important to take proper care of them. If you neglect your oral hygiene or engage in bad habits, you can experience tooth loss. Missing teeth do not just affect your outward appearance, they also make eating and speaking more difficult. Here are five good ways to avoid tooth loss: 1. Do Not Smoke If you smoke tobacco, you are not just hurting your heart and lungs, you are also doing considerable damage to your teeth.