Categories for Dental Hygiene

Why Is Candy Bad for Teeth?

October 22, 2019 4:26 pm Published by

With summer over and autumn making itself at home, it means it’s time for Halloween, candy, and holiday treats. You’ve no doubt heard that candy is bad for your teeth, but do you know why exactly? Check out our blog post where we go over the facts.

What Causes Gum Recession?

September 23, 2019 12:52 pm Published by

Gum recession is a gradual process in which your gum slowly pulls back from the tooth over time. While you may not immediately notice gum recession, some of the early warning signs include increased tooth sensitivity and teeth that appear longer. Read our blog post to learn about the common causes of gum recession.

Long In the Tooth

June 5, 2019 1:34 pm Published by

You’ve heard the phrase, long in the tooth. But have you ever thought about the meaning behind it? Read our blog post to learn about this common symptom of aging, and what you can do to protect your teeth as you get older.

Easter Candy Alternatives

April 10, 2019 2:26 pm Published by

So many people use Halloween, Christmas, and Easter as an excuse to sneak sugary treats into their diet. While candy is prevalent at these times, that doesn’t mean you get a pass when it comes to tooth health. Read our blog post for some tooth-friendly Easter candy alternatives.

How Long Do Dental Sealants Last?

March 22, 2019 12:56 pm Published by

If you or someone you love needs to get dental sealants, you may be wondering how long they last. Read our blog post to learn about dental sealants, including how long they last if properly cared for.

Am I Allergic to My Toothpaste?

January 22, 2019 2:05 pm Published by

Allergies are a common chronic condition many of us suffer from. Although environmental or food allergies are most common, it’s possible to be allergic to hygiene products you use every day. Read our blog post to learn about allergies and allergic reactions to toothpaste.

When Should I Replace My Toothbrush?

October 24, 2018 2:46 pm Published by

You’re busy. We get it. Work and family and errands and pets and friends and most things in your life probably are more of a priority than keeping tabs on your toothbrush. Read our blog post for some useful guidelines on when to replace your toothbrush. Visit our office to discuss your oral hygiene!

Don’t Ignore Your Gums

August 29, 2018 12:15 pm Published by

Many people don’t realize how important it is to have healthy gums. Maintaining your gums will prevent issues with your teeth and beautiful smile. Read our blog post for a couple of reasons why you should pay attention to your gums. Contact us if you are experiencing painful gums.