You are probably more interested in healthy teeth than healthy gums, because healthy teeth are what make a healthy-looking smile. But if your gums are receding, you may be wondering why that is happening and whether it has health implications. Your gums hold and protect the base and roots of your teeth. They are sealedRead More
What Is The Correct Way To Brush Your Teeth?
If you think there is no right or wrong way to brush your teeth, you are mistaken. Brushing your teeth correctly can keep your teeth and mouth healthy for years to come. Everyone automatically assumes that they are brushing their teeth the right way, but the truth is that a lot of people do it incorrectly. HereRead More
The Benefits of a Waterpik
To many, a Waterpik is a luxury that seems unnecessary if one brushes correctly and often. So why is that dentists so often recommend supplementing a dental hygiene routine with a Waterpik? For those unfamiliar with Waterpiks, here are some of the many benefits that may encourage you to make a Waterpik part of yourRead More
How Do I Know if I am Over Brushing?
What could be difficult about brushing your teeth? But did you know the American Dental Association (ADA) has confirmed that there is a right and a wrong way to do it? Doing it right can mean a lifetime of beautiful, healthy teeth; doing it wrong could destroy your teeth and gums. Not brushing enough is anRead More
Dental Facts and Myths
When Polina was about six months old, her mother Marina noticed a tiny white speck emerging from her daughter’s gum line. Polina was anything but a fussy child, but now that she was teething, she was refusing to eat. She drooled through bib after bib, and was obviously miserable. Beside herself with worry, Marina relayedRead More