Posts Tagged ‘dental hygiene care’
What Does A Dental Cleaning Cost?
Dental Cleaning Costs & Why They Are Necessary Professional teeth cleanings in a dental office with a dentist or dental hygienist remove plaque and tartar buildup on your teeth above and below the gum line. Plaque naturally builds up in your mouth, even with routine brushing and flossing. Regular teeth cleanings can maintain your smile…Read More
Summer Travel…Don’t Forget Dental Hygiene!
Summer is just around the corner which means school is out and traveling for many families. It is easy to overlook dental hygiene when on the road and forget to pack the essentials to maintain healthy teeth and gums. Below you will find some essentials to pack to ensure you keep up your dental hygiene…Read More
Is Charcoal Toothpaste Effective For Teeth Whitening?
Charcoal Toothpaste is all the rage for teeth whitening. Activated charcoal is also found in other popular items like supplement pills and cosmetic face masks. It is believed that activated charcoal toothpaste can be used for teeth whitening as well as giving you fresher breath. Does activated charcoal toothpaste actually make your teeth whiter or…Read More
How Often Should I Get My Teeth Cleaned?
The standard of care for professional dental cleanings has long been every 6 months. This still holds true today for most patients. Studies have repeatedly shown that those who go to regular dental visits are less likely to have the need for a dental restoration or to have a tooth removed. Are Teeth Cleanings Necessary?…Read More
Are Energy Drinks Bad For Your Teeth?
Energy and sports drinks have become quite popular among teenagers and athletes in the last decade or so. While they are being consumed in large quantities do we know the effect tey may have on our dental health? Well recent research out of Britain may have the answer for us. Dental Health Study Of Elite…Read More
Why Is Good Dental Hygiene Important?
The effects of poor dental hygiene can range from tooth decay to periodontal disease, and loss of teeth. Luckily, maintaining a good dental hygiene regimen, including regular professional teeth cleaning and dental examinations can prevent most of these problems. If you choose not to maintain good dental habits (including brushing and flossing), you are putting…Read More
Top 10 Reasons To Maintain Dental Hygiene
Dental hygiene should be one of those automatic chores we do every day. However, for many it is not. Brushing at least 2x per day and flossing once a day is a simple process and should only take a few minutes out of your day. Below you will find the top reasons to maintain good…Read More
How to Detect Plaque Kids are Missing
At home dental hygiene care is critical to having good dental health and studies have shown it is also linked to our overall health. The best way to get adults to maintain their dental hygiene to teach them proper habits as kids. One of the simplest things we do as part of our dental hygiene…Read More