3 Common Negative Misconceptions About Braces
20 July 2017
Braces are the most reliable way of changing the alignment of one's teeth, but that doesn't mean everyone thinks well of them. Several misconceptions are commonly repeated regarding braces that aren't true at all that could potentially scare someone away from wanting to get their teeth straightened. The good news is that although you may have heard the following three claims about braces, none of them are true.
Are You Over 60? 2 Dental Problems You Should Watch Out For
25 June 2017
As people get older they often have more health issues compared to when they were young. This includes dental problems that you can have due to age. Below is some information about two of these problems so you will know what to watch out for.
Increased Chance of Mouth Cancer
You also have an increased risk of mouth cancer once you become older. According to the American Cancer Society, approximately 49,670 people will get mouth cancer.
It's Not A Replacement, It's An Upgrade: 3 Ways Dental Implants Are Better Than Teeth
27 April 2017
If you're considering getting dental implants, the good news is that dental implants have plenty to offer you. Dental implants are extremely useful tools in replacing teeth that have fallen out or decayed too far to be restored. Here are four ways that dental implants are actually better than your teeth.
Everyone knows that teeth can develop cavities from tooth decay, bacteria, and plaque, but dental implants can't decay at all.
2 Beginner Tips To Avoid Ingesting Teeth Whitening Gel
27 April 2017
As a beginner whitening kit user, it may be tempting to jump into using an at-home whitening kit without taking any additional precautions. However, this can result in an upset stomach and even vomiting. An upset stomach may follow a whitening procedure if you accidentally ingest some of the whitening gel. While this does not happen every time you whiten your teeth it is still a possibility. Therefore, it is important to take steps in order to avoid this possible discomfort.