The Prevention and Treatment Of Gum DiseaseThe Prevention and Treatment Of Gum Disease


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The Prevention and Treatment Of Gum Disease

My name is Hal Martin and at my last dental checkup my dentist told me that I had gum disease. My dentist gave me instructions about what I needed to do so that the gum disease wouldn't get worse and turn into periodontal disease. When I returned home, I immediately began learning everything I could about gum disease by reading dental articles online. I sure didn't want it to get worse so I knew that I needed to take action right away. In this blog, you'll learn all about gum disease including what it is, the causes and how you can help prevent it. I wanted to write this blog to get the word out to as many people about gum disease to hopefully help others have healthy gums.

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Four Questions That Should Influence Your Choice Of Choosing Between Metal And Ceramic Braces
12 September 2017

If you are preparing for braces, and your friends

White Teeth And A Dazzling Smile In A Bottle
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Bad Breath: What It Can Mean And What You Can Do About It
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If you start to notice people backing away from yo

Tips For Fitting Dental Care Around Travel
24 June 2017

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Getting Braces As An Adult? Watch Out For These Issues To Ensure The Braces Work Well
5 June 2017

Sometimes you just have to get braces, even as an

Four Questions That Should Influence Your Choice Of Choosing Between Metal And Ceramic Braces

If you are preparing for braces, and your friends or loved ones know about your plans, some of them may pressure you to get ceramic braces while others may campaign for metal braces. Both types of braces have their pros and cons. Answer the following questions to help you make an informed choice between the two: Do You Care Whether People Know You Are Wearing Braces? Metal braces are more noticeable than ceramic braces. Read More 

White Teeth And A Dazzling Smile In A Bottle

According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, tooth whitening is the most requested form of cosmetic dentistry.  With greater visibility due to social media and other areas, more people are looking to both dentists and over-the-counter products to whiten teeth and produce a more aesthetically pleasing smile. Continue improvement of these products has made it easier and less expensive to obtain whiter teeth. While there are many kinds of toothpaste available on the market that claim to whiten teeth they typically use an abrasive compound to remove stains and a very mild whitening agent. Read More 

Bad Breath: What It Can Mean And What You Can Do About It

If you start to notice people backing away from you or if someone is honest enough to suggest you eat a mint or brush your teeth, then you will of course want to do so and hope that the problem goes away. If the bad breath was caused by something you recently consumed, then this can happen. However, if the bad breath keeps returning then there is another cause for it. Read More 

Tips For Fitting Dental Care Around Travel

If you are going to be going on vacation, then it's important for you to make sure you are prepared to take good care of your teeth while you are away from home and your regular dentist. Some of the things you want to do will take place before you ever leave for your vacation and others are things you will need to do while you are on it. Here are the tips for fitting your dental care around your vacation that you'll want to follow: Read More 

Getting Braces As An Adult? Watch Out For These Issues To Ensure The Braces Work Well

Sometimes you just have to get braces, even as an adult; they're the only way to fix whatever is going on with your teeth. If you've never had braces before, though, you likely don't know some of the warning signs to look out for as you get used to the braces. If you encounter any of the following issues, take action immediately to rectify them.  Loose Brackets If you ever discover that one of the brackets on your teeth is a tiny bit movable, get back into the orthodontist's chair immediately. Read More