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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What To Do If Your Child Has a Dental Emergency
8 November 2017

Because children love to run and play, it's almost

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What To Do If Your Child Has a Dental Emergency

Because children love to run and play, it's almost expected for them to injure themselves in some way. You might be used to cleaning up scrapes and bruises quite a bit, even keeping a small first-aid kit nearby at all times. However, a dental injury is a different animal. Watching blood pour from your child's mouth is not easy, and because of the fear, you may not know what to do. Read More 

2 Tips That Will Help Your Dental Veneers Look Great

Has the time come to finally get the dental veneers that you have been thinking about? If so, you'll get that wonderful smile you have been wanting for quite some time. However, there are some decisions you need to make about your dental veneers to ensure that they look great. Making the wrong decision could cause you to get dental veneers that you are not quite happy with, so follow these two tips for the best results: Read More 

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