Archive for March, 2013

Concerns Over 60

Dry mouth is not a normal part of aging.  However, it is a side effect in more than five hundred medications.  This is just one reason why it’s so important to tell your dentist about any medications that you are taking.  Your dentist can make recommendations to help relieve your dry mouth symptoms.  Here are […]

Healthy Habits Over 60

Even though it may have been years since you’ve had a cavity, your risk of cavities increases with age.  One of the reasons is dry mouth, a common side effect of many prescription medications.  Here are some helpful tips for maintaining good oral health later in life; ***Brush your teeth twice a day with fluoride […]

AACD Tips On How To Reverse Effects Of Aging On Your Smile

Many people start to see their smile deteriorate during their 30s and 40s due to lifestyle and health habits.  The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry shares the following tips on how to reverse the effects of aging on your smile. ***Tooth Contouring or Reshaping- This procedure can correct minor imperfections by simply polishing the worn […]