Have you ever wondered whether or not you need a mouthguard? If so, this article is just what you need before scheduling your next dentist appointment. If you’re not sure what questions to ask, don’t worry. You’re certainly not alone, especially if you’re unfamiliar with mouthguards or night-guards. Though you may be unaware of their […]
What is fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral found in the teeth and bones. It also naturally occurs in water, plants, soil, rocks, and even the air. Fluoride is commonly used to strengthen the outer layer of the teeth, known as the enamel. Fluoride has been used for decades as an effective oral health treatment. It […]
How often should you floss? What’s the best technique? We break down everything you need to know about flossing a healthy smile.
When you think about your oral health, you probably focus on your teeth and gums. But your tongue plays a major role as well. It helps you talk and swallow. But it’s also home to a wide range of bacteria and other pathogens. And studies show the condition of the tongue is a primary factor […]
The results of a recent study revealed that a little more than one-third of people don’t use mouthwash. Are you part of this group? If so, what’s holding you back from rinsing out your mouth on a regular basis? Do you not know which mouthwash to use? Are you overwhelmed by all the different choices […]
Why have charcoal toothbrushes become so popular in recent years? Do charcoal toothbrushes work? The bristles of a charcoal toothbrush are infused with activated charcoal. They’re usually made by oxidizing coal, coconut shells, olive pits, and other similar materials. This creates a fine grain powder that is then heated to a high temperature to activate […]
Teeth whitening trays are an easy way to whiten your teeth at home. There are multiple types of teeth whitening trays. Read here to learn more about the costs, types, and alternatives for whitening trays.
Nothing feels as good as a fresh mouth! (Ok, that may be up for discussion.) But seriously, fresh breath and that cool tingle of a proper fluoride mouthwash feel pretty amazing. A fluoride mouthwash is different from the typical kinds. Fluoride mouthwash will strengthen (and whiten!) your teeth, reduce decay, and leave your mouth feeling […]
At some point, most of us have to deal with tooth sensitivity. It’s not pleasant, but it can be a part of life. And while it’s a temporary nuisance for some, others have to live with it on a more permanent basis. If you tend to suffer from chronic tooth sensitivity, make sure to book […]
Looking for a kids’ electric toothbrush? Even when you’re all grown up, you may not actually have fun brushing your teeth. So try to remember back when you were a kid. Brushing your teeth was BORING. Yet it’s still necessary to teach your kids about good healthcare, including brushing twice a day. Any kids’ toothbrush […]