Protein shakes and protein powders can be a fantastic supplement for those who are working out and trying to gain muscle. But it’s important to closely evaluate the ingredients label of your protein shake or protein powder. Read our blog post to learn more!
An abscessed tooth is the result of an untreated bacterial infection. Infection causes a buildup of pus and debris underneath the gums on or near the root of a tooth. Read our blog post to learn about warning signs of an abscessed tooth, causes, treatment, and prevention!
The secret to a perfect smile? It may be as simple as preventative dentistry. If you commit to taking great care of your teeth, you’ll have much better luck with your oral health in the long run than you otherwise would. Read our blog post to learn more about preventative techniques and how they’ll benefit you.
Nobody likes pain, but it isn’t all bad. It tells you that something is wrong, so you can get help. Pain in your teeth can be scary and it isn’t always clear why it’s happening. Check out our blog post where we discuss whether or not tooth pain should be considered a dental emergency.
Gum disease is very common, but if untreated, it can have serious consequences. Read our blog post to learn about the potential health problems caused by gum disease.
There are so many reasons to floss your teeth, no matter how much you dislike doing it. At Edgewater Dental Arts, your oral health is our passion. Come see us today for a 6-month cleaning and exam. And don’t forget to unwind that floss every day!
When’s the last time you replaced your toothbrush? If you can’t remember that’s probably not the best sign. Many people end up using the same toothbrush for far longer than they should. Check out our blog post for advice on when you should replace your toothbrush.
You know brushing is crucial. And flossing is important. But what about mouthwash? There’s a debate in the dental world about whether or not mouthwash is actually good for dental health. Read our blog post for answers to the mouthwash debate!
When it comes to tooth replacement options, there are a few to choose from, all with their own advantages and disadvantages. Dental implants are one of the more modern solutions available, and they offer patients a much more permanent way to replace missing teeth. Read our blog post to see if you are a good candidate for dental implants.
You may be surprised to learn that oral health can affect your overall health. Heart conditions, pregnancy complications, diabetes, and stroke have all been linked to poor oral health. But what about the health of your skin? Check out our blog post to learn about how oral health can impact your complexion.