Diet isn’t just something that affects physical health; it also has an impact on dental health. The foods you eat affect teeth and gums in addition to weight and health more generally. Consuming excessive amounts of starches and sugars can produce harmful acids that lead to tooth decay, and this is one of the most […]
Anyone who has young kids knows that it is not always easy getting them to floss their teeth. Like any part of dental care, it can be hard to motivate kids to take that important step in flossing. For very young kids getting into a flossing routine is great to encourage long term dental health, […]
By being aware of the dental problems that are more common with children, you can be more aware of not only the problem but the cause as well, more effectively preventing these issues before they can take root.
While stopping the evils of Professor Plaque,The Infector, and even Cavity Miner is time consuming, Molar Man sets time aside to meet with daycares and schools to teach about his important job.
Teething is a stressful process for both children and parents alike. While it may not make the process any less painful, having a better understanding of the teething process can be useful in preparation.
The holiday season is a time for holiday cheer, friends, family, giving, and…cavities? Unfortunately copious amounts of sweets are eaten during this time of year, leading to some dental health problems. Get through this holiday season by finding the healthy alternatives to Christmas treats, as well as following these simple tips. These will help keep […]
Gum health is an extremely important component of overall dental health. Actively preventing gum disease and tooth decay is the aim of everyday brushing and flossing and regular trips to the dentist. One common occurrence is bleeding gums. This is more common than many people realize and is not always indicative of a problem, but […]
For a lot of people, going to the dentist can be an anxious or even fearful experience. The use of sedatives can be necessary to help patients overcome this anxiety by relaxing them during an appointment. Sedation dentistry involves the use of pharmaceutical sedatives to relax patients with severe anxiety or intense fears of the […]