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Why are Mouthguards Important?

Why are mouthguards important? Mouthguards play a major role in the protection of an athletes teeth. Individuals who participate in physical activities are at a higher risk of suffering from mouth injuries. Mouthguards are crucial when it comes to protecting yourself from injuries to the face. Every athlete is at a high risk of potentially […]

National Brush Day

If you have been keeping up with our posts, you are most likely aware that today is National Brush your Teeth Day! Following Halloween, on November 1st, we are always excited to celebrate this annual celebration with you! To celebrate with us, here are a few tips and tricks to make brushing more enjoyable! Turn […]

Can You Get Dental Implants If You Have Bone Loss?

If you are missing one or more teeth, it’s paramount that you start considering restoration options. And not just because of the aesthetic impact a lost tooth can have on your smile. When you are missing teeth, the jaw bone isn’t stimulated anymore, which can lead to bone loss. As the bone mass density decreases, […]

Dental Tips on Halloween

As Halloween is right around the corner, navigating how to have a fun and tasty evening while keeping your oral health in mind, can be challenging. Lucky for you, we have done our research and provided some helpful info on what candies to be careful with. Chocolate Chocolate is usually a favorite for most people, […]

What to Know When Choosing a Toothbrush

Determining what toothbrush to get can be a challenging thing for those of us who may not know what to look for. Here are a few tips to help you navigate the aisles and find a toothbrush that will effectively clean your teeth.  How to Choose a Toothbrush The general adult-size toothbrush should be 1/2 […]

Swollen Wisdom Teeth

  Swollen Wisdom Teeth Swollen wisdom teeth sites often occur because the teeth are impacted, there is an injury or infection, or the gum is irritated. -In the case of impaction, “the teeth are blocked from coming up through the gums by the jawbone or other teeth. Cysts, or pockets of fluid, can form around […]

Bleeding Gums

  The cause of bleeding gums can be associated with many things, such as: Gingivitis or Periodontal Disease In some cases, the cause of bleeding gums is associated with an individual suffering from gingivitis or periodontal disease. If you suffer from bleeding gums, make your dentist aware of this concern so that they can properly […]

Can You Brush Your Teeth Too Hard?

Many people are often surprised to find out that there is a proper technique when it comes to brushing your teeth. It is very easy for people to brush too hard on their teeth, assuming that it will make them cleaner. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Brushing too hard on your teeth can damage […]

Bad Breath Causes and Prevention

  Bad breath is a common struggle for many people and often a concern that many people seek a solution for. Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is often resulted from either poor oral habits or a sign of other health-related issues. Food choices and unhealthy habits can also be a factor.  Poor Oral Habits […]