How To Avoid Wine Stained Teeth

Having wine-stained teeth is a common yet embarrassing dinner party faux-pa and it can be easily avoiding if you take the right precautions. But how do you avoid being THAT person at the dinner party with stained teeth? White Wines Most people believe that if they drink white wines, they are immune from the staining…

Natural Remedies For Toothaches

Sometimes, toothache can spring up on a person. Worse, it can ruin a perfect vacation, where nothing exotic or beautiful will seem to get through the pain you are feeling life becomes uncomfortable. When a dentist is not readily available and pain relievers are nowhere in sight, here are some natural remedies that can be…

Effects Of Dental Care On Diabetics

Diabetes is a condition that can be lifelong for some patients. It is characterized by chronically high blood sugar. It can cause poor healing, neuropathy, blindness, and other complications. It can also cause mouth problems. Diabetes can increase the risk of tooth decay. The mouth is home to many forms of bacteria. Plaque is formed…

Tips For Keeping Braces Extra-Clean

Making sure you teeth are completely clean is hard enough without gluing metal brackets onto each individual tooth and stringing those brackets together with metal wire. Braces make nearly everything about dental hygiene harder. Brushing becomes more difficult and flossing almost impossible. However difficult, it is crucial to keep teeth extra clean during the time…

Popular Oral Health Myths

Brushing twice a day, flossing and semi-annual dentist visits are just some of the basics of oral health. However, for every one fact, two myths come out. Which ones are true and which ones are not? Myth #1: More sugar = more tooth decay Lie: It’s not exactly the amount of sugar intake that is…

Digital X-Ray Dentistry

Digital dental x-rays offers a more comfortable and more convenient way to x-ray the mouth. Like its predecessor, digital dental x-rays offer a look into the teeth, bones, mouth, jaw, soft tissues, and can expose any hidden problems. A digital x-ray uses a smaller sensor than a traditional x-ray. This results in more comfort for…

Tips to Good Breath

Imagine a scenario where you’re on one of the greatest dates of your life – delicious dinner, attractive companion (whom you seem to be highly compatible with), great atmosphere, etc. The night is coming to a close and you realize you will probably have to kiss your date goodnight.’ Now the dinner you just consumed…

Coaching Your Way Through Oral Health

Researchers at the University of Copenhagen were interested in targeting groups of people most at risk for poor oral health and motivating them in a new way. The team of researchers had recognized that national campaigns promote a one-sided form of communication. The public is being talked at instead of spoken with about dental health.…