Category: Oral Health

The value of oral health is hard to overrate. Heck, it even gets its own month! These posts will help you learn what you can do to keep your mouth, teeth, and gums healthy for life. Topics include the following, and more:

– Oral health and overall health
– Preventive dentistry guidelines, habits, and education
– Oral health during pregnancy


Healthy Teeth, Healthy Body

July 28th, 2017 by
man in a dental chair

There is much evidence to prove the risk that goes with poor oral health. The fact is, it’s hard to have a healthy body if oral health concerns are ignored. For example, when oral infections spread throughout the body, they […]


Oral Health and Pot Use Concerns

July 19th, 2017 by
oral health and pot use

The effect of pot or marijuana on oral health is unclear due in large part to its status as a controlled substance. That alone has stalled much research on the plant’s uses for years. Science has shown that cigarettes cause […]


5 Positive Oral Health Benefits

July 11th, 2017 by

The benefits of seeing your dentist every six months stretch far beyond simply having healthier, better-looking teeth. Oral health is directly connected to your overall wellbeing. Every time you make a dentist appointment, your chances of enjoying the future increase. […]


4 Most Overlooked Oral Health Problems

June 21st, 2017 by

A major reason dentists strongly recommend making appointments every 6 months is because many symptoms of oral health problems are hard to spot on your own. It’s not always as simple as, say, ongoing toothaches or teeth shifting out of […]


Breaking Down Every Exam Your Dentist Performs During A Check Up

June 14th, 2017 by
man in a dental chair

A dental check up is usually pretty quick. Therefore, it may not seem particularly reliable to the average patient. Unless you have gum disease or another oral condition, each exam likely involves the exact same services. This may make you […]


Depression and a Healthy Smile: Break the Cycle

May 11th, 2017 by

Depression is a hot topic in the modern world. Many people struggle with it, and many others are concerned about watching for the signs so they don’t miss something that could potentially save a loved one’s life. Along with life-threatening […]


How Drinking Water Assists With Oral Health

May 5th, 2017 by

Most people want an attractive smile. It is usually the first thing that someone notices. Following a solid dental care routine that is filled with brushing and flossing is important. However, drinking water plays a key role in preserving your […]


Healthy Smiles and Photographs

May 2nd, 2017 by

With the rise of social media, our smiles have grown more important than ever. Access to high-resolution cameras on phones or tablets mean self-portraits have become the social currency of our times. These developments have certainly made it quicker and easier […]


Picnic Day – Healthy Food & Beverage Recommendations

April 24th, 2017 by

Are you looking for the perfect reason to pack your lunch and head outdoors? Then you’ll be pleased to learn that National Picnic Day is just around the corner. As the temperatures rise and the clouds fade, people grab their […]


Chew on This: April 19 Is National Garlic Day!

April 19th, 2017 by

Russian penicillin. Italian perfume. The stinking rose. Whatever you might call it, garlic certainly has a long and fascinating history. People have hailed it as a divine cure-all and a protective charm. Others have cursed it and associated it with […]