Is Your Diet Causing Bad Breath?

Having bad breath is not exactly a life-threatening issue, but it can be an indicator of a serious health problem. It is also extremely embarrassing and it can negatively affect your social interactions with others. Just ask yourself this simple … Continued

Do Your Teeth Get Bigger as You Get Older?

You have probably heard the old saying about someone being "long in the tooth" before. This phrase compares people with horses. Horses have teeth that continue growing throughout their lives, so you can estimate how old a horse is simply … Continued

Learn More About Probiotics and Dental Health

What are Probiotics?According to World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) defines probiotics as bacteria (living microorganisms) that are beneficial for your health. A specific nomenclature has been defined by both organizations for a set … Continued

Diabetes and Dental Issues

Lack of blood glucose control, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol can be the dominant causes of diabetes. This disease stems from causes that can affect all parts of the human body including dental health. Diabetes has a close relationship … Continued

What are Dental Caries?

What we refer to as cavities in layman terms, scientists call it dental caries. Cavities are the first sign of tooth decay – and they occur when a specific type of bad bacteria in the mouth increases the acid build-up … Continued

5 Things That Dental Inlays Can Do For You

When a physical injury, decay, or gum disease damages your tooth, one of the ideal methods for repairing it is applying dental inlays. This molded prosthetic helps to restore the functionality and natural shape of a tooth after its application … Continued

5 Important Denture Care Tips

If you have dentures or are considering dentures, print out these denture care tips and post them on your bathroom door for optimal visibility.  These denture care tips will help you preserve the integrity of your dentures so they remain … Continued

Treatment Options for Treating a Chipped Tooth

A chipped tooth is much more of a serious dental challenge than most assume. If you have a chipped tooth, do not assume it will not cause problems even if it is quite diminutive and does not cause any pain. … Continued

5 Signs It is Time For a Dental Implant Restoration

Dental implant restoration has reached a mainstream tipping point in surprisingly little time.  Anything from a cracked tooth to a missing tooth or loose denture can prompt the need for dental implants.Let’s take a look at the top five reasons … Continued

Proper Denture Care

Patients who have dentures often wonder if they are cleaning this oral health device in the proper manner.  The average patient is told how to clean the dentures on the day he or she receives them, follows those directions and … Continued