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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Bad Breath: What It Can Mean And What You Can Do About It
24 June 2017

If you start to notice people backing away from yo

Tips For Fitting Dental Care Around Travel
24 June 2017

If you are going to be going on vacation, then it'

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

Tips For Adjusting To Life With Your New Dentures
27 April 2017

A set of dentures can be an indispensable asset to

2 Easy Tips To Help Soothe Your TMJ Immediately After A Dive
27 April 2017

TMJ is associated with jaw joint stress and can be

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 

Tips For Adjusting To Life With Your New Dentures

A set of dentures can be an indispensable asset to those that have lost many of their teeth. Unfortunately, new denture patients will often underestimate the changes that can be involved with using this type of dental prosthetic. You can make sure that you are prepared to make the transition to wearing dentures. Limit The Amount You Wear The Dentures For The First Few Days When you first get your dentures, you may be tempted to wear them as much as possible. Read More 

2 Easy Tips To Help Soothe Your TMJ Immediately After A Dive

TMJ is associated with jaw joint stress and can be activated due to a number of reasons. One of the most common activities that people experience TMJ during is diving. This is due to the way the beginner divers hold onto their mouthpiece. Out of fear that the mouthpiece may fall out, many individuals clench onto the device. This creates an extreme amount of tension in your jaw joint area. If you experience this, then you know that TMJ will last for a good amount of time once the dive is complete. Read More