Sugar: Committing Crimes Against Your Health Under Numerous Aliases
9 February 2016
For many years, dentists and physicians alike have warned their patients against excessive sugar consumption. Sugary sips and nibbles add up to elevated risks of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay. Once sugar makes contact with your teeth, the bacteria found in plaque are activated to release damaging acids that attack the enamel and cause cavities. Understanding how to identify different sugars can help you to make wiser choices in your quest to cut back on your family's sugar intake.
Alternatives To Conventional Metal Braces
18 January 2016
Whether you are a teenager or an adult, the prospect of getting braces can be intimidating. Still, there may be a number of orthodontic options available to you if your dentist has advised that your teeth are misaligned.
Gone are the days when clunky metal braces were required to align your teeth. Conventional metal braces can still align your teeth, but aesthetically, they may not be as appealing as other tooth-straightening appliances.
5 Ways To Prepare For Getting Braces
29 December 2015
If you want a perfect smile, your orthodontist may recommend that you get braces. This is a dental procedure that will help straighten crooked teeth effectively. However, you should be prepared for getting braces in some ways. By knowing the best ways to get you ready for this process, this can be helpful to you in this situation.
Get mentally ready
Your appearance may change if you get the traditional metal braces.
The Benefits Of Dental Implants
11 December 2015
It's embarrassing to have missing teeth, but you should rest assured that it is a far-from-rare situation for many adults. Removable dentures are a common solution, but this is not the only or best way to deal with missing teeth. You can improve your smile, the health of your mouth and have a more convenient alternative to dentures with implants. Read on to find out more about how the dental implant process works, and to see if this could be the answer for your image problem.