Category: Health

Did You Know Teeth Drain Toxins And Waste Of Our Body?

Each of your teeth drain waste and toxins from your mouth. It’s the lymphatic system that plays a major role in balance and maintaining a healthy mouth. It also plays a role in your immune function. Your lymphatic system is made up of many lymph nodes that are connected together …

Is Baking Soda Good For My Gum?

Perio Protocol for decreasing bacterial load in Gum disease Daily, morning AND night- 4 step process Step 1) Floss carefully around each tooth Step 2) Brush all teeth with half bristles on tooth, half on gums, using tooth paste Step 3) Use Waterpick to help clean hard to reach areas …

Why My Teeth Are So Sensitive After Teeth Whitening?

The Major Risk of Whitening is Sensitivity Many people want whiter and brighter teeth, and we know how good it feels to have a great smile! In fact, before we start cosmetic dental treatments such as fixing tooth shapes, sizes, and positions, we often like to whiten the teeth ahead …

Truth About Gum Recession Causes

There are many dental conditions that can cause your teeth to hurt when cold wind blows or when the temperature outside is very low. And while this article is not a substitute for coming in to the office to see exactly why your teeth hurt, the most likely cause of …

Why Honey Should Be Your New Best Friend

Honey is healthy, but only under certain conditions. The health benefits of honey are numerous, extending far beyond the scope of dental health. Here are just a few: When you consume honey with warm water, it aids in the digestion of fat in the body. Honey has mineral and vitamin …

Do I Lose My Wisdom If I Lose My Wisdom Tooth?

What are Wisdom Teeth? “Wisdom Teeth” is term that we use to refer to someone’s 3rd molars – usually the furthest-back teeth in the mouth on the top and bottom jaws. Why do I need my Wisdom Teeth out? The primary reason that many people need their Wisdom Teeth taken …

Why Does My Denture Fall Out When I Smile?

Dentures can be great for replacing missing teeth, but they are not great when they aren’t stable in your mouth and they fall out. There are a number of reasons why a denture might not be stable, and in this post, we are going to review two of them. More …

Do I Need A Sealant?

What is a sealant? A dental sealant is process by which we place a very small layer of bonding material into the grooves of an adult tooth. While any tooth could technically be sealed, we primarily use sealants for upper and lower first molars. At what age should sealants be …

Are Digital X Rays Safe?

Of the many technological advances in dentistry over the last few decades, the advent and adoption of digital x-rays may be the most significant. Digital x-rays have changed the way we practice dentistry because they allow us to provide dental care more efficiently and with reduced exposure times. Speed of …

Am I A Candidate For Dental Implants?

You Can Have Dental Implants Upon hearing about dental implants in their treatment plans, many patients quickly dismiss the possibility of having their teeth restored with implants because they are convinced that they can’t have implants due to a medical condition or their age. The good news is that there …