Enamel protects the soft inner part of a tooth. But many things we do every day can erode tooth enamel. See the biggest culprits in this WebMD slideshow.
Top Ten Nutrition Tips for Everyday Health
Here are my top ten favorite tips for healthy eating all year long, with lots of amazing links to more helpful information from Reboot. This is by no means a complete list of guidelines but a few key things to get you started or keep you moving forward on the path toward healthy eating as a lifestyle. 1.) Drink plenty of water. Our bodies are about 60% water – with muscle mass carrying much more than fat tissue! We need to drink water to keep our body systems running smoothly, optimize metabolism, boost energy levels, and promote good digestion, just to name a few. Besides water, electrolytes are important especially if you exercise. 2.) Eat plenty of plants. These colorful gems provide essential phytonutrients, micronutrients, vitamins, minerals and enzymes – all of which…
4 Tips for Effective Senior Eye Care
Senior eye health is often overlooked among other health issues that come with aging. Senior eye care requires unique treatment tactics. Learn more now!
How bacteria-fighting 3-D-printed teeth could affect dentistry
A new technique could create replacement teeth that resist tooth decay.
Follow These 10 Common Dental Habits To Prevent Cavities & Get Healthy Teeth
Tooth decay is a common dental problem which occurs because of lack of oral hygiene, but there are common habits that can prevent cavities, read on.
Tips on Keeping Kids’ Teeth Healthy
0 Flares 0 Flares × As a mom, there are certain phrases that you say, over and over again. Go wash your hands. Get your elbows off the table…go brush your teeth! While I never seem to worry about elbows on the table until we are out at a restaurant, brushing teeth is something that has been a concern to me since my girls seemed to have more holes than teeth – they were so cute I’ve developed a few tips and tricks along the way, so here’s a few on how you can get your kids into great dental habits! 1. Start early and be consistent. It may seem nonsensical to brush a baby’s gums. No teeth, right? While I get it (I had this thought more than once with a squirming…
Dental Care Tips And Tricks Anyone Can Follow
Most people are well aware of the importance of brushing and flossing every day and visiting the dentist every six months. However, if you really want to keep your teeth strong and healthy, there is still more to do. For some great advice on dental care, the following article is a good place to start Purchase a soft-bristled brush, and check to be sure that it isn’t too big or too small for your mouth. After you have finished brushing, set the toothbrush out and allow it to air dry to prevent bacteria from growing. Make sure it is housed upright for best results. Flossing is just as important as brushing your teeth. If you do not floss after every meal, bacteria will build up between your teeth and damage them. Take a…
How to Love Teeth Whitening
If you’re feeling anxious about trying Ithaca teeth whitening, get the all facts behind treatment to make it a truly satisfying process.
Is Cosmetic Dentistry Right For You?
Do you have insecurities about your smile, or wish your teeth were whiter and straighter? Schedule an appointment with Dr. DiStefano to discuss your concerns and care plan.
How Dental Floss Is Made
A look at the manufacturing process of dental floss - an invaluable invention for maintaining oral hygiene and a great weapon against gum diseases.