Archive for March, 2014

Bottled Water

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickr – by djwaldow “..if your family drinks bottled water, you may be missing out…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: This article brings up one of those details that may be important for your health.   If you (or your family members) drink […]

Bleeding Gums

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickr – by quinn.anya “There are many reasons your gums could bleed…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: This article is an introduction to the different causes for bleeding gums.  The photo included here is one taken to highlight that bleeding gums can accompany […]

Bisphenol A (BPA)

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickr – by DES Daughter “Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical that has been used to manufacture polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins for more than 50 years…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: Fears about where BPA may show up in common bottles and […]

Bad Breath

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickr – by thefuturistics “Whether you call it bad breath or halitosis, it’s an unpleasant condition…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: Bad breath can be caused by a number of things.  It is often based on what you eat according to this article, […]

Baby Teeth

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickr – by PHOTO ♥ BOOTH “A child’s primary teeth, sometimes called “baby teeth,” are as important as the permanent adult teeth…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: Your child’s primary teeth (baby teeth) are very important for, among other things, preparing the way […]

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy Image Courtesy of Flickr – by The Facey Family “Even though they are temporary, your child’s baby teeth are important, and are still susceptible to cavities…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: This is an important and, to some, surprising article on tooth decay with infants and toddlers. […]

Crowns

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickr – by RichSPK “A crown can make your tooth stronger and improve its appearance…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: As this article explains, crowns can be used by your dentist to accomplish a number of things. They not only aid with repairing […]

Anxiety

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickrby – FlickrJunkie “Do you ever get nervous just thinking about going to the dentist?…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: Sometimes that routine dental visit just keeps on being shoved off into the future.   One of the reasons for this may […]

Anesthesia and Sedation

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickr by dno1967b “Several medications are available to help create more relaxed, comfortable dental visits…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: This article is a very good introduction to anesthesia and sedation as performed at a dental office.  There are a range of medications […]

Allergies

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouth Healthy – Image Courtesy of Flickr – by sbenoit “When exposed to latex proteins, a latex-sensitive individual may experience minor symptoms, such as hives or nasal congestion…” See full article on Mouth Healthy Commentary: Are you allergic to latex?  If you are it is imperative that you notify your dentist […]