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Quit Smoking and Save Your Teeth
If you’re still hanging onto a smoking habit, booking regular visits to the dentist is a must. This highly addictive habit has major consequences for your oral health, including gum disease, tooth loss, and even oral cancer.
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Got Dental Distress?
A Checklist for Better Managing Dental Anxiety Some fear about visiting the dentist is normal, right? After all, you’re leaving wide open a sensitive area of your face for someone to poke and prod around in there.
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Teeth Brushing: You Asked, We Answered!
Brushing your teeth can feel a lot like driving a car—you’ve been doing it so long now you’re on autopilot every time you saddle up to the sink. But proper brushing takes more attention than most people give it.
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Oral Cancer: 8 Signs You May be at Risk
Did you know nearly 150 Americans will be newly diagnosed with mouth cancers every day, according to the Oral Cancer Foundation? Most are found as late-stage cancers, with a death rate of about 43 percent at five years from diagnosis.
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The Survival Guide to Wisdom Teeth
When it comes to your wisdom teeth, understanding when and why they may need to go is what’s most important to your oral health care. Wisdom teeth are a bit like the appendix—at one point necessary for our survival, but now no longer so useful.
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The Psychology of Your Smile
A smile is so much more than just a set of teeth, and it’s much more powerful than you may think. In fact, psychological research has suggested that our smiles are the windows to our souls.
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5 Sugarless Stocking Stuffer Ideas
Tis’ the season for sugary treats filling up stockings hung by the fire. As dental professionals, when we see that the majority of stocking stuffers on display in stores are sugary, sticky sweets, we can’t help cringe.
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5 Ways to Lessen Holiday Stress
While the holidays may look a little different this year than in previous years, they’re still exciting nonetheless. However, one similarity, One thing that does remain the same is the holiday stress, which can be a major pain in the neck… and the teeth.
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The Perio Protect Method®
Our total health and ways of improving it have been in the front of many people’s minds recently. With the COVID pandemic still prevalent heading into the summer months, you may be wondering what additional steps you can take to help combat it.
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