When (dental) metal in your mouth comes in contact with aluminum foil, your teeth get a painful shock from the electricity produced. Ben Bowlin explains how ...
6 Ways Top Beauty Experts Care for Their Sensitive Skin
More than 50 percent of women in the U.S. have sensitive skin, including some of the beauty industry’s top skin care experts. Here are the methods they use themselves to keep skin reactions at bay.
How our ancestors drilled rotten teeth
Long before humans invented writing, the wheel and civilisation, they learned how to drill rotten teeth to relieve the pain of tooth decay
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.
10 Stars That Owe Their Smile To Cosmetic Dentistry
Hilary Duff Much like our aforementioned superstar, Hilary Duff came into the entertainment business as a younger. She was born...
Slideshow: What Causes Tooth Enamel Erosion?
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.
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...
Why going to the dentist is so hard for the elderly
Physical problems and finances can make it difficult, but caring for aging teeth is really important.
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.
Top Risk Factors for Oral Cancer
Are you at risk for developing oral cancer? Find out what behaviors you can and cannot change to prevent this form of cancer.
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…