Everyone snores occasionally, but loud, constant snoring is considered chronic. Sometimes, chronic snoring can be so loud that people sleeping in other rooms can hear it. What is the connection between chronic snoring and sleep apnea? Take a look at our blog post for what you need to know.
Categories for Oral Health
Have you noticed bleeding when you brush your teeth? Bleeding gums aren't normal and can indicate a more serious dental issue you’ll want to address right away. Read our blog post for a look at some of the reasons your gums bleed when you brush your teeth.
As the summer winds down and it’s time to get ready to go back to school, don’t let your kids’ oral health get lost in the shuffle. Check out our blog post for a list of the benefits of a back-to-school dental cleaning.
Whether smiling, speaking, or singing, you use the temporomandibular joints (TMJ) every day. The TMJ enables you to move your jaw to perform these actions. But when TMJ disorders occur due to an issue within the jaw or muscles, then TMJ pain may be hard to avoid. Check out our blog post for five daily tips to help with TMJ pain!
Fluoride is a mineral found in rock, soil, and water. For almost one hundred years, it’s been added to community water systems, mouthwash, and toothpaste! Read our blog post to find out why fluoride is one of the best ways to prevent cavities and protect your teeth.
Did you know that your tooth enamel is the hardest substance in your body? It’s a good thing tooth enamel is strong because it has an important job: protecting your teeth from decay. Check out our blog post for some tips on how to take care of your tooth enamel.
Are you undergoing oral surgery treatment soon? We understand that oral surgery can seem scary and intimidating. However, you have nothing to fear! Sometimes, just knowing what to expect during and after your treatment can help you feel more at ease. Read our blog post for tips on how you can prepare for your oral surgery!
Do you wake up with extreme jaw pain, or hear a strange clicking sound whenever you move your jaw? You might be experiencing TMJ/TMD issues. Although TMJ/TMD are often used interchangeably, they actually mean completely different things. Check out our blog post where we define TMJ, TMD, and discuss how we can treat your jaw pain effectively.
Brushing your teeth twice a day is one of the most important steps you can take to keep your teeth clean and healthy. However, it’s best to practice moderation and not brush too frequently or too aggressively. Read our blog post for our brushing recommendations!
If you’re due to get a tooth extraction, there’s no need to fret. Extractions are routine procedures, and you’ll be kept comfortable as with any other dental procedure. Check out our blog post to learn more about what to expect from your extraction.