How Do Cavities Start?

It always makes you cringe when the dentist tells you that you have a cavity. It is frustrating to get cavities, but even more so if you aren’t sure how your cavity formed in the first place. To help you understand where cavities come from, here are some facts on how cavities are formed: Bacteria…

All About Mouth Sores

Even though mouth stores are so small, they can cause miserable pain when you are trying to eat or drink something. The most common kinds of mouth sores are cold sores and canker sores, which are caused by different things. Cold sores are caused by the herpes virus and are extremely contagious. Before you get…

What Causes Tooth Sensitivity?

If eating something cold like ice cream or sipping something warm like coffee causes you pain, you may be suffering from a common problem called “sensitive teeth”. Tooth sensitivity is caused by a number of things. Some causes include: Brushing too hard. Brushing too hard or using a hard-bristled brush can wear down your enamel.…