Your kid deserves the best life has to offer, and their teeth are truly part of their happiness. You need to make sure that your children know how to take care of their teeth. We'll give you some tips on how to teeth them great oral hygiene habits right from the start.
Teach your kid how to [...]
Our teeth are made up of the visible white covering that protects the tooth from wear and tear of chewing food and it is referred to as the strong, hard enamel. If the enamel is extremely well-mineralized it will appear lighter or whiter in color. What supports our enamel is called dentin. That part[...]
When you visit a dentist in London, Pittsburg, East Bernstadt, Lily, or the surrounding areas, you’ll likely start with having a few X-ray images taken of your teeth. This is so that the dentist can identify any potential problems that need treatment - such as fillings or decay. Without taking [...]
In the early days, dentistry involved cleaning as well as extracting teeth. It also involved applying a dressing to a faulty tooth and using mouthwash to get relief from toothaches. Mostly, the cleaning of teeth involved scraping and using acids (which was done by barbers) to remove the dirt. To [...]
There are two popular causes of receding gums. Brushing your teeth and gums too hard is one of them. Since your gums consist of soft tissue that is very delicate, brushing too hard can cause damage to this tissue. Using soft bristled toothbrush and brushing in an easy, circular motion can alleviate [...]
There are a few different types of toothbrushes out there in the Kentucky markets in and around London, Pittsburg, East Bernstadt, and Lily.
The Manual Toothbrush vs. Electric
This manual toothbrush is the classic, handheld toothbrush. An ADA seal guarantees that your toothbrush has solid, [...]
Oral cancer screenings are done by the dentists to try to catch potentially cancerous cells, or conditions that may lead to cancer, in a person's mouth. Like many other types of cancers, early identification can help patients start treatment in time to get rid of the cancer. An oral cancer screening[...]
Dental caries are a common oral health condition many people face in London, Pittsburg, East Bernstadt, Lily and the surrounding areas. Also known as tooth decay or dental decay, this problem results from the decay of the tooth structure due to acids produced by bacteria in the mouth. Dental caries [...]
Sleep is very important. It’s the time when your body heals itself and your mind clear itself. We need it for our well-being and our health. When there’s a problem that comes between you and a great night’s sleep, it might be a bigger issue than you think.
Sleep apnea is an all too common [...]
You should keep in mind that the food you eat - and just how regularly you eat - are critical when it comes to avoiding dental cavities as well as maintaining superior oral health. As you place food inside your mouth, there is always some change that will take place. If your mouth harbors bacteria, [...]