Answering Routine Questions Concerning Impacted Teeth
20 November 2015
Dental problems can take a number of shapes, and it is important for you to be as informed as possible about these issues when you encounter them. In particular, impacted teeth is a fairly common issue that dental patients may need addressed. Regardless of which tooth is impacted, you may benefit from having the following couple of questions answered when deciding how to proceed with this issue.
Is An Impacted Tooth Always A Minor Problem?
Tooth Decay Tips Every Parent Needs To Have
4 November 2015
Did you know that more than 40 percent of children have at least one cavity by the time they start kindergarten? According to the CDC, over 19 percent of children between the ages of 2 and 19 have at least one untreated cavity. Furthermore, 80 percent of children will have at least one cavity by the time they finish high school. These statistics are unfortunate because tooth decay is one of the more preventable diseases anyone can suffer from.
3 Tips For A Smooth Recovery After Wisdom Teeth Removal
19 October 2015
Having wisdom teeth removed can be uncomfortable, but failing to have the procedure done can cause multiple problems. If your mouth does not have enough room for your wisdom teeth allowing them to grow in can cause crowding or shifting of your teeth. Neglected wisdom teeth can also become impacted, abscessed, or infected, which can be very painful and dangerous. The recovery period from wisdom teeth removal is not very long and there are several things you can do to ensure that you have a smooth recovery.
A Healthier Mouth: 4 Bad Habits That Your Dentist Wants You To Stop
5 October 2015
Having a healthy mouth is more than just brushing and flossing regularly. In order to have a healthy mouth, you need to develop good habits—such as going to the dentist regularly. While it might seem odd, some lifestyle factors can easily contribute to cavities and other oral problems. So if you practice any of these four habits on a daily basis, stop immediately.
1. Indulging In Sour Foods and Drinks