Does Mouthwash Really Help?

Does Mouthwash Really Help?

You’ve probably heard a lot about the benefits of brushing and flossing, but what about mouthwash? Does mouthwash really help? Let’s talk about the benefits and uses of mouthwash so you can know when it’s something you might want to add to your dental care routine....
What is the Best Kind of Floss to Use?

What is the Best Kind of Floss to Use?

Flossing is important. Not only does it help to keep your teeth clean and cavity free, it can also help to keep your gums healthy and disease free, too. There are a lot of flossing options available, so what is the best kind of floss to use? Let’s talk about the pros...
Dental Safety at the Waterpark

Dental Safety at the Waterpark

Summer is a great time to spend a lot of time playing in and around the water, but all of that fun can also come with added risks. Here’s what you should know about dental safety at the waterpark to help keep you and your family safe and having fun all summer long....
Cold Treats and Tooth Sensitivity

Cold Treats and Tooth Sensitivity

Ice cream, popsicles and iced drinks are popular summer treats. Not only are they delicious, they can help cool you off on a hot day. But if you’ve ever experienced the discomfort of a brain freeze or sensitive teeth, you know that enjoying them is not always simple!...
What Causes A Toothache?

What Causes A Toothache?

Not every toothache is the same, and the most important piece of information in treating it is determining what causes a toothache. There are quite a few reasons why you may be experiencing some discomfort. Read on to find out some common reasons why you might be...
Habits That Can Damage Your Teeth

Habits That Can Damage Your Teeth

If the health of your teeth is important to you, you probably already practice good oral hygiene habits by brushing and flossing daily, using mouthwash and visiting your dentist regularly. But are there also habits that can damage your teeth? Here are some common...
How to Manage Bad Breath

How to Manage Bad Breath

Almost everyone does it. That quick breath check before an important conversation, interview or date. Has your breath been smelling extra strong lately? It may seem like a quick fix to pop a mint or stick of gum into your mouth and consider it dealt with, but did you...
6 Ways to Make Your Brushing Count

6 Ways to Make Your Brushing Count

Dentists recommend brushing your teeth regularly, usually 3 times a day or after each meal, but how do you make sure that you’re brushing with the proper technique and tools to make the most of your brushing? Here are 6 ways to make your brushing count. 1. Technique...
Can Your Diet Protect Your Teeth

Can Your Diet Protect Your Teeth

You may have already read about how eating various diets can affect your overall health, but can the way you eat also affect your oral health? Can your diet protect your teeth? There are many different ways that your food and beverage choices can have an impact on the...