How Brie Cheese Wards Away Bacteria in the Mouth

Did you know that eating cheese, brie in particular, is a great way to help prevent cavities? It may seem unusual but brie is full of vitamins and minerals that promote oral health and strong teeth. It can even help eradicate tooth decay that is already in the process of forming! Dental Studies That Cheese […]

Is Your Toothbrush BPA-Free?

There are plenty of toxic things in our environment, but did you know that some simple things, like certain toothbrushes, could be made from potentially harmful material too? Some toothbrushes on the market are made with BPA and could be adding toxins to your body. We’ve outlined what you need to know about BPA and […]

Over-the-Counter Drugs that Affect Your Teeth

All medications come with their share of side effects, and many of them can actually impact on your oral health. While certain prescription medications, such as the antibiotic tetracycline, have been well-noted for having the ability to cause enamel discoloration, many people don’t realize that some over-the-counter medications can also damage your teeth in surprising […]

The Best Ways to Pull Your Child’s Baby Tooth

When your child’s baby teeth become loose, crazy methods to help them remove those teeth may enter your mind. Your child tells you they can move their tooth, and having heard that, you may start worrying about how long it’ll take to finally fall out. Instead of worrying, why not learn the best ways to pull […]

How Migraines May Be Related to Dental Health

Did you know that migraines may be related to dental health? Headaches are never pleasant, and when they are the result of dental health issues, that problem can be compounded. The good news is there are solutions and answers that can resolve these issues. Headaches resulting from dental issues can be traced to a variety […]

Chia Fresca: A Healthy Beverage for Your Teeth & Whole Body

You may be wondering what a Chia Fresca is, or you may already know but are unsure of its health benefits. Well, there is much to learn about this new, widely popular beverage with numerous advantages to your health. What Is a Chia Fresca? A Chia Fresca is a refreshing lemonade-style drink that’s main ingredient is chia seeds. This […]

The Connection Between Cavities and Saliva

According to an article in The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, saliva is made up of 99% water with the other 1% containing a variety of electrolytes and proteins. The amount of saliva produced within a healthy mouth can range from 1 to 1.5 liters a day. More than just a moisturizer for the mouth, […]

What Happens When You Skip Your Semiannual Dental Cleaning

It’s recommended you visit the dentist every six months for a professional cleaning and a full dental exam, but it’s all too easy to let the months slip by without remembering to schedule an appointment. If you aren’t experiencing any acute dental problems, you might shrug off the importance of getting your teeth cleaned and […]

How to Pay for Your Dentures

If you’re considering getting dentures but wondering about the cost, it’s important to know that covering the expense is manageable even without insurance. We know many people may not have dental insurance that will cover the entire cost of restorative procedures like dentures, but what they may not realize is that there are flexible payment […]