Here's Why The Root Of A Tooth May Need To Be Removed As Treatment For A Severe Cavity
11 September 2018
Hearing that you need a root canal can fill some people with dread, but in reality, this is a procedure that can potentially save you from completely losing a tooth. If you've been diagnosed as having a cavity and aren't sure why a root canal is necessary, here's what you need to know.
When cavities initially develop, they typically only penetrate through the outer shell of the tooth - the enamel.
Tips For Dealing With Dental Pain When You Can'T Visit A Dentist
18 August 2018
Have you suddenly started having issues with your teeth hurting, but you can't get to your regular dentist for a few days? If so, you'll be looking for ways to deal with the pain at home. In order to manage pain, it helps to know what is causing it. These techniques can help you deal with a variety of dental pain issues.
Brush With A Homemade Toothpaste
Pain that is caused by a cavity may be increased by having food particles that are trapped in the area.
How To Thoroughly Clean Between Your Teeth While Using Braces
21 July 2018
Getting braces can vastly improve the look of your smile and jaw, but getting used to taking care of your teeth while wearing them can be difficult. If you know you're supposed to floss in order to keep the space between your teeth clean, try these tips and techniques to do it easily and effectively every day.
When you normally floss, all you need is the floss. However, once you have braces, it becomes harder to thread the floss under the wires of your braces.
3 Ways Health Drinks Could Be Harming Your Teeth
23 June 2018
Your dental health depends a lot on your diet, and that includes not only what you eat but also what you drink. Surprisingly, many healthy beverages and even those that are at the forefront of health trends, such as acidic kombucha, kefir, and apple cider vinegar drinks, may have damaging properties in some instances. Here are three ways these acidic beverages could damage your teeth if you're not careful.
Weakening the enamel