It doesn’t matter whether you’re old or young, good dental health should be a priority for all. Daily brushing and flossing, especially after meals, is vital. Another important factor ensuring appropriate oral hygiene is having your teeth professionally cleaned from a dentist. During one of your regular visits to your dentist, they can suggest a… Continue reading The Benefits of Dental Scaling
Scaling is a routinely performed procedure which helps patients suffering from excessive plaque build-up and gum disease. Although a standard teeth cleaning deals with the exterior of your teeth, scaling is a process that goes much deeper. If your dentist has suggested dental scaling along with root planning, it will serve you well to know… Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Dental Scaling
When orthodontic treatment for your misaligned or crooked teeth is completed, wearing retainers is highly recommended after the braces are removed. This is because teeth have a tendency to go back to their previous position even after wearing braces for years. They can take a long time to adjust to their new positions and retainers… Continue reading How to Take Care of Retainers after Your Braces are Removed
Dentistry is one of the oldest professions. Many interesting and historical facts are associated with dentistry that are known to very few people. Of those, we’ve picked 16 and compiled for your reading. The first recordings of tooth decay were done by the ancient Sumerians. They referred to it as “tooth worms”. Around 2700 BC, ancient… Continue reading 16 Weird Dental Facts You Didn’t Know
Even in the good old days, Captain Jack Sparrow and Captain Barbossa needed to brush their teeth. There was no available mouthwashes and mouth freshners around. Oral cleaning was required to make the teeth strong and functional. Unlike modern society, who like to hit the snooze button twice, cutting down on brushing time and making… Continue reading Did You Know That Improper Dental Hygiene Can Lead To Heart Disease?