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Dental phobia and dental anxiety can make it very difficult for people to keep regular dentist appointments. Find out more about dental phobia.
Dental checkups: How often are they needed?
Checkups. Cleanings. X-rays. Just how often should Canadians be seen by a dentist to keep their teeth and gums in optimal health?
What to Consider When Choosing an Orthodontist
If you have always dreamed of straighter teeth or a more confident smile, your first step towards accomplishing that dream will be choosing an orthodontist. How do you know which orthodontist will be the best fit for you? With many … Read More→
How Serious is Periodontal Disease?
Nov. 22, 2017 If you’ve been diagnosed with gingivitis, a mild form of gum disease, you want to be sure it doesn’t progress into full-blown periodontal disease. Periodontitis is a more serious gum infection that damages the soft tissue in your gums and destroys the bone structure that supports your teeth. Periodontal disease can eventually cause teeth to loosen or even fall out The good news is that periodontal disease, for the most part, is preventable. It’s most commonly caused by poor oral hygiene; following a good daily oral health regimen is the best way to avoid the pitfalls of periodontitis. Brush twice a day, floss once a day, use a good mouthwash, and get regular dental checkups to reduce your chance of developing periodontal disease. If you have swollen gums that are…
Pregnancy and Teeth: 3 Dental Health Tips You Weren’t Expecting
Back pain, morning sickness, fatigue, hunger — it’s hard to know exactly what to expect when you’re expecting. Your teeth may seem secondary to other symptoms, but they matter more than you realize. Here are 3 common pregnancy and teeth FAQ, answered: 1. Why do my gums and teeth hurt during pregnancy? Your hormones aren’t the only …
Meet Coast Dental’s Dentists in Moreno Valley, CA and Discover How to
Moreno Valley, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2015 Meet general dentist Dr. Devin Ellis and discover how to replace missing teeth, repair broken teeth, reduce cavities, straighten crooked teeth, and re
How to Handle Children's Dental Emergencies
No matter what type of emergency your little one has, a good rule of thumb is to call your Long Island pediatric dentist as soon as you can...
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!
5 Ways to Keep Your Dental Veneers Glowing!
Veneers are a very effective form of cosmetic dentistry, making it both simple and relatively inexpensive to fix stained or chipped teeth High quality veneers that have been expertly fitted are a great asset to have. They should last for years, but only if you follow these five simple steps. HABIT #1: Quit the nervous biting. Many people absentmindedly chew on hard objects, such as pens, for whatever reason. While this is not particularly good for your teeth in any case, it’s particularly bad if you’ve got dental veneers. Although made to be tough and hard-wearing, porcelain dental veneers are still a little more fragile than natural tooth enamel. When they face off with hard objects like a pen, they will often be the loser, with cracking and general wear a real and…
6 Tips for Whitening Your Teeth
Don't blow your budget on a professional teeth whitening procedure before checking out this list of do-it-yourself tooth whitening strategies. They'll save you money while promoting the health of your pearly whites.