How Does Excessive Alcohol Consumption Affect Your Dental Health?

It's pretty common knowledge that a drink now and then is not a major health concern -- and may even be good for you. But more than a few drinks really poses some health threats, from an increased risk of liver disease to bleeding ulcers. One downfall of excessive alcohol intake that's not discussed as often is its impact on your oral health. Here's a look at three ways excessive alcohol consumption can damage your teeth, gums, and oral tissues. Read More 

Four Ways To Ensure Your Toddler’s Teeth Stay Healthy

Once your child is finished teething, you can breathe a sigh of relief. The long nights of crying and discomfort are now over! But now, you need to keep a new goal in mind: keeping those baby teeth healthy. Here are four tips to ensure your toddler's teeth stay in great shape. Switch to a straw as soon as possible. Sippy cups are common as they help prevent spills. However, they're not a great choice for your toddler's dental health. Read More 

Reasons For Permanantly Discolored Teeth

For most people teeth that end up looking a bit yellow or otherwise discolored isn't really that big of a deal. They can simply go down to the local drug store or to their dentist and pay for teeth whitening sessions that will give them back their nice white smile. However, there are some who can't get their teeth looking whiter with the use of these teeth whitening systems. Their teeth are the color they are permanently. Read More 

4 Simple Ways Dentures Can Empower You To Live A Better Life

Dentures used to have negative associations, but society is waking up to their many benefits. Although stars like Clark Gable, Ed McMahon, and Florence Henderson wore dentures at the height of their illustrious careers, not many people are open about the fact that they rely on dentures to keep their pearly white smiles. Times are changing, and dentures are now becoming an embraced part of dental care. Here are four of the many ways dentures can improve your life. Read More 

The Truth About Tooth Extractions

If you have been told that you have to have a tooth pulled, then you may be nervous, and you'll of course want to know just what to expect. This article will give you an idea of what you can expect during and after you have the tooth pulled. Of course, you want to keep in mind that there are many things that can occur that would make your experience different than the experiences of someone else. Read More