Dental Care

Improve dental health by eating the right foods

How do dental cavities occur? Eating right can help prevent the two most common dental problems people struggle with: tooth decay and gum disease. Tooth decay (which eventually leads to cavities) is caused by a build-up of bacteria in the mouth. This bacterium comes from the food you eat and acts on the sugars in…

How To Brush Your Teeth Properly – Personal Dental Care

Tooth care by brushing can be traced back to the Babylonians and their ingenious use of a twig. We are fortunate not to have to cut a twig, fray the end, and rub our teeth with such a tool. Today we have a variety of toothbrushes available for our dental needs. Brushes range from a…

How important is proper dental care?

You know the old saying, “don’t judge a book by its cover” well, unfortunately we are all guilty of doing just that. Think about how you felt the last time you met someone who had poor dental hygiene, (oh how quick we are to judge), it was the first thing you thought that they didn’t…

Important Facts and Tips for Choosing a Waterpik for Your Dental Health

In 1962, the Aqua Tee corporation was created and later became known as Waterpik. Since then, Waterpik has become one of the leading producers of not only waterjet-based dental cleaning tools, but also other personal care and oral health products. One of the most effective tools for flossing with water is the Waterpik Wp-100. There…

Dental disciplines

Yesterday, I was reading a quote that makes me realize how valuable our teeth are. The quote reads: ‘Life is short, so smile while you still have teeth. “There are so many things in our life that are taken for granted; Dental care is one of them. It may be, we will value our teeth…

The importance of continuing dental education

The pursuit of lifelong learning, whether it be to enrich our lives, follow a new dream or simply challenge ourselves, is certainly something that appeals to many of us. For some professionals, however, continuing education in their fields of expertise is more important than for others. People who work in the medical and dental fields…

Common natural mouthwash alternatives

Using mouthwash has become part of your daily oral hygiene routine at home, after thoroughly brushing your teeth and flossing. You think mouthwash gives your mouth an extra level of cleanliness by getting into those really tight spots between, on and around your teeth and other surfaces in your mouth that floss and toothbrush can’t…

Dental Health Tips: How to Improve Your Children’s Dental Health

Taking care of your health is very important to living a long and happy life. Most people today no longer care about their diet, fitness, and of course hygiene. And for that reason, the life expectancy of human beings in this era is surprisingly over 60 years only compared to ancient times, where reaching a…

Dental Diseases: What Does Your Dentist Look For In Exam Appointments?

You walk into the dental office and it’s time for your annual exam. Have you ever wondered what is going on with x-rays and what is going on inside your mouth? There is a method to all this madness, just like your physical exam you are being tested for various diseases. Cavities Tooth decay or…

Dental Care: Who’s Afraid to Go?

When is a good time to introduce your child to a dentist? I strongly suggest that you introduce your children to a dentist before they have problems with their teeth. You want them to start with a positive experience, which reduces the chance of dental phobias. Go ahead and laugh, I’m one of those people…