Archive for August, 2014

Sensitive Teeth

[youtube=http://youtu.be/1Z4gtlqO1zE]   Is the taste of ice cream or a sip of hot coffee sometimes a painful experience for you?   Does it hurt to brush or floss?    If so, you may be experiencing sensitive teeth.  Sensitive teeth can be caused by a number of things including tooth decay, fractured teeth, gum disease, worn […]

Bad Breath

[youtube=http://youtu.be/uRFnRMDNmxg]   Bad breath is uncomfortable and embarrassing but it is also treatable. There are several causes of bad breath such as strong foods, like garlic and onions…smoking…periodontal disease…dry mouth…various medical conditions…and improper or inconsistent dental healthcare. Eliminating the bacteria found on your tongue and gums is one of the first steps in getting rid […]

Top 9 Foods That Damage Teeth

[youtube=http://youtu.be/Wf4jQa4vMF8]   Everyone knows that a balanced, nutritious diet is essential to healthy living.   But did you know that eating patterns and food choices play an important role in preventing tooth decay and gum disease?  While some foods DO benefit your dental health, many foods, especially snack foods do not.   Here are the […]

Nutrition

[youtube=http://youtu.be/QkfGOtgeskE]   You may be able to prevent two of the most common oral diseases, tooth decay and periodontal disease, simply by improving your diet. Poor nutrition affects the entire immune system, making the body susceptible to many disorders. Be sure to plan meals and snacks to promote better oral health. Eat a well-balanced diet […]

Tooth Bonding

[youtube=http://youtu.be/7Q93QxPopmo] If you have cracked or chipped teeth, you may want to consider Direct Tooth Bonding. Direct tooth bonding is a fairly quick and painless procedure in which a moldable substance, similar to putty, is applied to enhance the look of your teeth. This is a popular treatment for dental cosmetic purposes to repair decayed […]