Dental Health

Flossing: A Deep Dive

Get into the details of why you should clean between your teeth.

Manual Toothbrush or Electric: Does It Matter?

Your toothbrush is the most important tool you have to protect your pearly whites. Do you need to pay a premium for one?

The Dangers of Do-It-Yourself Teeth Straightening

Kits designed to help you straighten your teeth without the guidance of an orthodontist may pose risks to your oral health.

What Your Saliva Is Saying

You may not give saliva much thought, but it has a lot to tell you about your body and your health.

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Your Dental Health

Rheumatoid arthritis and periodontal disease often go hand-in-hand.

A Link Between Gum Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease?

A Taiwanese study explores the relationship between dental health and the degenerative brain disease called Alzheimer’s.

Getting to the Root of Root Canals

If you break out in a cold sweat at the thought of having a root canal, you’re not alone. Ease fear of the unknown by learning more about this common procedure.

Recovering Your Smile with Dental Implants

If you’ve lost a tooth to injury or an adult tooth never came in, you may benefit from a dental implant. This process takes time and money, but once complete, you can smile without feeling self-conscious.

The Diabetes Effect

If you have diabetes, you’re likely aware of its potential to harm the kidneys, feet and eyes. The toll it can take on the teeth and gums, however, may surprise you.

Gums Going Away?

When your gums recede, it’s nothing to smile about. Take charge with proper mouth hygiene.

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