Archive for February, 2014

Laser Use in Dentistry

Lasers have been used in dentistry since 1994 to treat a number of dental problems. Yet, despite FDA approval, no laser system has received the American Dental Association’s (ADA) Seal of Acceptance. That seal assures dentists that the product or device meets ADA standards of safety and efficacy, among other things. The ADA, however, states

New chocolate flavored toothpaste

“It opens with a rich, creamy cocoa flavor that provides an indulgent and decadent experience.” We’re not talking here about a Whitman’s sampler. We’re talking toothpaste. (read more)

Chew on This: 8 Foods for Healthy Teeth

Regular brushing and flossing help keep teeth healthy by getting rid of sugars and food particles that team up with bacteria to form plaque. Plaque produces acid that damages tooth enamel, causes cavities and sets the stage for periodontal, or gum, disease. (read more)

5 Bad Dental Habits you can break

You practice good dental care: brushing your teeth, flossing fairly regularly, and seeing your dentist twice a year for checkups and cleanings. Good for you! But you’re probably also engaging in one or more bad habits that can undermine the good ones and compromise your dental health. Here‘s our list of five of the worst

Learn the Anatomy of Your Teeth

The teeth are the hardest substances in the human body. Besides being essential for chewing, the teeth play an important role in speech. Parts of the teeth include: (read more)

Mouthguards in Sports: A Necessary Piece of Equipment

Youth and adolescent sports participation has grown steadily over the years. It is estimated that 20 to 25 million youths participate in competitive sports. As a result of this growth in participation levels, incidence of injury has also increased. Some have reported sports to account for approximately 36% of all unintentional injuries to children and

Tooth Enamel Is The Key to Healthy White Teeth

In this blog post, we’re going to talk about tooth enamel. We’re going to explain what enamel is, its importance, the causes of erosion,  and enamel repair options. (read more)

Tooth Enamel Erosion and Restoration

Enamel is the thin outer covering of the tooth. This tough shell is the hardest tissue in the human body. Enamel covers the crown which is the part of the tooth that?s visible outside of the gums. (read more)

3 warning signs of tooth decay

Tooth decay leads to a number of problems on a physical and mental levels. Here are three signs that may indicate tooth decay. (read more)

How to relieve tooth pain after getting a filling

Toothache after filling up is an ordinary experience for many who have gone through such ways. People who experience pain have extra sensitive teeth compared to others, as a result, making the pain intolerable. A filling done by a skilled dentist helps to prevent more cavities. (read more)


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