The Dos And Don'ts Of Caring For Your New Porcelain Veneers
20 August 2015
Are you considering getting porcelain veneers as a cosmetic dentistry option? These can be a great choice for those who have a few embarrassing imperfections, such as chips in the teeth or gaps in between teeth. If you decide to spend your money on porcelain veneers, however, you'll want to make sure to keep them well maintained. This way, you'll have a reason to smile confidently for many years to come.
Yes, Children Can Get Gum Disease: Prevention And Treatment Of This Painful Condition
13 August 2015
When most people think of gum disease, they don't picture children or even toddlers. While gum problems are more common in adults, children can and do develop gum disease. However, there are ways to prevent it, and if your child is showing signs of it, most types can be reversed with proper treatment. Every parent needs to know the types of gum disease children can develop, how to prevent them and how they are treated.
How To Safely Maintain Damaged Teeth
28 July 2015
Brushing and flossing daily is usually acceptable as a standard dental hygiene regimen, but if you have teeth that seem to have problems with decay or chips despite your best efforts, you may need to change or add to what you do every day.
Use A Gentle Brush
Use a brush that has soft bristles. Brushing should be gentle, and shouldn't feel like you're trying to scrape anything off the surface of your teeth.
4 Things You Can Do To Improve The Health Of Your Gums
8 July 2015
Whether you've recently been diagnosed with gum disease or are simply trying to avoid such a diagnosis, the fact remains that taking care of your gums is vital to your overall dental health. Unfortunately, the gums are often overlooked when it comes to dental hygiene. Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to help improve the health of your gums and reduce your chances of getting gingivitis or gum disease down the road.