Feeling Parched?

It happens to all of us at some point in our lives: waking up with a dry mouth. If it’s happening to you, you may take comfort in the fact that you’re not alone. But, if it’s happening regularly, it may be a cause of concern and something to discuss...

See Beyond Straight Teeth

According to statistics from the American Association of Orthodontists, nearly 5 million Americans are currently undergoing some form of orthodontic treatment. That’s a lot of braces! While in many cases these orthodontic treatments are designed to help fix...

What Factors Into Dental Health?

If you hate going to the dentist, you’re not alone. Dental fear and phobia is a real thing and can make even thinking about going to the dentist scary. But, what about when you want to go to the dentist but can’t make a checkup a reality because you...

Too Much of a Good Thing Isn’t

Too much of a good thing can be a bad thing. This old saying goes for many things, but what about fluoride? A study led by researchers at the New York University’s College of Dentistry shows that while fluoride has proven benefits for the teeth, too much...

Suddenly Sensitive?

Have you found yourself avoiding hot or cold foods? Are you passing up ice cream or iced tea? Skipping that cup of soup or no longer indulging in your morning cup of coffee? If you’re avoiding foods that are hot or cold because of tooth hypersensitivity,...

Come on, Get Happy!

When looking at pictures of yourself, what do you see? Do you see a smile that’s healthy and beautiful? Or, are you not smiling at all because you aren’t confident in the appearance of your smile? Are you self-conscious about the state of your dental...