Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is one of the most widespread dental ailments. Although it has a wide variety of origins, the most basic cause is the proliferation of bacteria and decay under the gum line. Read our blog post to learn what role genetics can play in periodontal disease.
Bad breath doesn’t always originate from your teeth. In fact, your tongue is most likely the culprit! Throughout the day, sulphur-producing bacteria thrive on your tongue, causing bad breath over time. Read our blog post to learn if tongue scrapers are useful for combating bad breath!
Coffee is a staple for many of us and it’s hard to imagine mornings without it! But can this incredible beverage be harmful for our teeth? Check out our blog post for a close look at coffee’s impact on your smile.
Do your gums bleed after you brush and floss your teeth? Bleeding gums is a common sign of gingivitis, or early stage gum disease. Read our blog post for a look at the signs and symptoms of gum disease, along with treatment options.
For a healthy smile, we recommend routine teeth cleanings and exams every six months. However, a regular cleaning isn’t always enough. If you have gum disease, a deep teeth cleaning treats the issue and prevents the disease from getting worse. Check out our blog post to learn about the signs of gum disease and how a deep cleaning can help.
Have you gone to buy toothpaste and noticed many companies offer toothpaste with baking soda? Some people think that baking soda will help whiten teeth. Check out our blog post where we investigate if you should buy toothpaste with baking soda for teeth whitening.
Everyone wants a healthy, white smile that can light up a room. If you aren’t happy with your teeth right now, what are some things you can do to improve their health and appearance? Check our our blog post tips for a whiter, healthier smile starting today!
Bad breath can ruin anyone’s confidence. Whether you’re out on the town or working in an office, bad breath affects how much other people want to interact with you. Read our blog post to learn what causes bad breath and how you can combat it.
Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults. In its early stages, you might only notice mild symptoms. When it progresses, gum disease can have serious consequences. Read our blog post for everything you need to know about gum disease.
Most of the work to achieve a healthy smile comes from you, not your dentist! While oral hygiene is very important, another key to a healthy smile is your diet. To help you make teeth-friendly choices, read our blog post for five foods to avoid for a healthy smile.