Monthly Archives: May 2017

Unusual Mouth Disorders

Rare and Weird Mouth Conditions that Should Be Checked Out Immediately

There are many common mouth disorders like canker sores and fever blisters that can usually be treated by over-the-counter medications, but when something completely foreign enters your mouth it can be alarming and may be an indicator of something more serious. Here are some examples […]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Oral Health|Comments Off on Unusual Mouth Disorders

Let’s Clear The Air: Smokeless Tobacco Still Means Trouble!

Chew it, dip it, suck it or “snuff” it–there’s no smoke involved with many forms of tobacco, but no matter how you use it, you’re still playing with fire! While cigarettes catch a lot of heat for causing lung cancer, many don’t realize that other types of nicotine use can be just as damaging to […]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Oral Health|Comments Off on Let’s Clear The Air: Smokeless Tobacco Still Means Trouble!

Root Canals – Something So Good Gets a Really Bad Rap

The negative connotations around root canal therapy are unfortunate, since this procedure can actually improve your comfort and better your oral health. If your tooth becomes cracked, decayed, or otherwise damaged and bacteria infect its inner pulp (nerves and blood vessels), the diseased tissue will need to be removed to clean and protect the tooth—this […]

By |May 15th, 2017|Oral Health|Comments Off on Root Canals – Something So Good Gets a Really Bad Rap

Floss Forever – Proper Technique and The Right Floss for You

Types of Floss and How to Floss Properly

Floss is used to remove all the food particles, bacteria, and plaque that is stuck in-between your teeth. If you neglect to floss your teeth for a long period of time, plaque will buildup. Your toothbrush is not powerful enough (nor has the capability) to remove the plaque […]

By |May 8th, 2017|Oral Health|Comments Off on Floss Forever – Proper Technique and The Right Floss for You
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