How To Prevent Tooth Decay

Definition Tooth decay occurs when specific types of bacteria produce acid destroying the tooth’s enamel. Cavity symptoms include: Toothache Sensitivity to cold, hot, and sweet foods and drinks Discomfort when chewing Oral Hygiene Tools and Preventive Products There are multiple dental health aids available that can help you prevent dental caries. A toothbrush that has the proper bristles and angles …

4 Foods That Can Whiten Your Teeth

Many people dream of a beautiful white smile. Luckily, there are five foods that can help whiten your tooth enamel naturally!   Strawberries: Sounds crazy right? You’d think their juicy red center would stain your teeth, however, that’s not the case! Strawberries contain an enzyme called magic acid that can help whiten your teeth. Consider mashing up a few strawberries …

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Tips From Your Dentist – Toothbrush Care 101

Brushing one’s teeth  is the fundamental component of dental hygiene. As such, it is important to properly care for the main tool used in your oral hygiene habits: your toothbrush. Unfortunately, most people don’t know how to keep their toothbrush clean and effective. Read on for our simple tips on toothbrush care and maintenance. Storing Suggestions Proper storage of your …

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