Terrible Tooth Pain? Home & OTC Remedies To Use Until You Can See A Dentist
18 February 2015
Tooth-aches can be one of the most painful issues you ever have to deal with. While sometimes you can be lucky enough to find an emergency dentist available, occasionally they may be all booked up or you have to wait a few days to come up with the money to get checked out. If you need some home or over the counter remedies to alleviate your tooth pain while you wait, here are some home remedies that may help.
Can Your Antidepressant Harm Your Dental Implant?
5 February 2015
Whether you've recently received dental implants, or are considering them as an alternative to a bridge, crown, or set of dentures, you may be wondering what you can do to increase the odds of a successful recovery. A recent study has indicated that some complications may arise if you're taking certain types of antidepressant medications during and after receiving dental implants. Read on to learn more about how these medications can affect your long-term recovery, and what you can do to reduce your risk of complications.
Braces And Your Diet - The Best Foods To Retain Oral Health
27 January 2015
If you have braces, then your orthodontist has surely informed you of the hard, sticky, and crunchy foods you should avoid. These foods can dislodge the braces from your teeth and they can also force the arch and orthodontic wires out of position. Although you need to avoid certain foods, you also need to consider eating healthy items that will keep your teeth, jaw bone, and gums in great condition as your teeth are shifted around.
Improving Dental Health: Positive Correlations Between Oil Pulling & Dental Health
19 January 2015
Did you know that around 23% of adults and 15% of children between the ages of 6 and 19 have untreated dental cavities? These statistics don't even include other dental conditions and problems that plague Americans. Many people just have poor dental health in general.
If you're concerned about your dental health, consider adopting better daily habits that can improve your overall condition. Oil pulling has been highly recommended by many dentists lately due to recent studies that have come out supporting its correlation with dental health.