Tips for Creating Effective Hygiene Routines for Kids

It can sometimes be difficult for children to follow new rules as they grow older, especially as their baby and permanent teeth develop. As babies, kids had help from mommy and daddy to keep their teeth clean, but when they’re older, the responsibility is theirs. Young kids may not look forward to keeping up with […]

How Dental Care Helps Sleep Apnea

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If you are one of the many adults diagnosed with sleep apnea, your dentist can help you enjoy better sleep through personalized dental treatment. Using innovative treatment such as specialized dental appliances, you can finally get the quality rest you need. Do I Have Sleep Apnea? One of the most challenging things about diagnosing sleep apnea is […]

All About Water Flossing

The chances are high that your dentist or dental hygienist has been pushing you to floss daily every time you visit. If you’re like most people, however, you probably don’t manage to floss every day. You might not even floss at all. Maybe it’s because flossing can be painful, time-consuming, and feel like an annoying chore […]

What Causes Bad Breath?

Bad breath (officially called halitosis) is more than just an annoyance. It can be a symptom of underlying health problems, some of them serious. If you have persistent bad breath, you should bring it up with your dentist. Most types of halitosis stem from issues in the mouth, although in a few cases bad breath can come […]

5 Tips for Healthier Gums

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You probably think of your teeth when you think of your oral health, but you may not give much thought to your gums. They’re just as important, however. Gum disease causes red, swollen gums and, in its most severe form, can lead to loose teeth and pockets of infection between your teeth and gums. Being proactive […]

After Oral Surgery: 4 Tips for a Comfortable Recovery

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As with any surgical procedure, aftercare is crucial to promote healing and prevent complications following oral surgery. Whether you’ve had a tooth extraction or you’re getting a bone graft to prepare for dental implants, it’s essential to take proper measures to ensure a successful recovery. Below are a few tips to help you experience a […]

Do baby teeth matter?

Yes, definitely! Good oral health is very important for young children, because problems that develop in their baby teeth can have negative effects that last a lifetime. So even though baby teeth will eventually fall out, it is important to develop good oral health routines and see a dentist about any problems that come up. Reasons […]