4 Myths About Oral Health and Aging

Originally found on https://medlineplus.gov/magazine/issues/summer16/articles/summer16pg15-16.html Is dry mouth a natural part of the aging process? Is tooth decay just kid stuff? Separate fact from fiction. Having the right information can help … Read More

Know Your Teeth: Should I Floss?

Grace Dental Ed Bishay Sugarland

Originally found onhttp://www.knowyourteeth.com/infobites/abc/article/?abc=F&iid=302&aid=1244 Yes. Floss removes plaque and debris that sticks to teeth and gums in between teeth, polishes tooth surfaces, and controls bad breath.Plaque is a sticky layer of … Read More

Living with Diabetes? Read these Dental Tips

Diabetes, Oral health, veneers, teeth whitening

Originally found on https://www.nidcr.nih.gov/OralHealth/Topics/Diabetes/DiabetesDentalTips.htm Diabetes can cause serious problems in your mouth. You can do something about it. If you have diabetes, make sure you take care of your mouth. … Read More

Mouth and Teeth: How to Keep Them Healthy

Oral Health

Originally found onhttps://familydoctor.org/mouth-and-teeth-how-to-keep-them-healthy/ Taking good care of your mouth and teeth throughout your whole life can help prevent problems as you get older. Taking care of your teeth means brushing … Read More

Mind Your Mouth: Preventing Gum Disease

Gum Disease

Originally found on https://newsinhealth.nih.gov/issue/jul2010/feature2 If you have it, you’re not alone. Many adults nationwide have some form of gum disease. It can simply cause swollen gums or give you bad … Read More

8 Common Concerns About Your Child’s Teeth

Originally found on http://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/babies-and-kids/concerns Baby Bottle Tooth Decay You can help prevent your baby from gettingcavitiesor developing what is calledBaby Bottle Tooth Decayor Early Childhood Caries,bybeginning an oral hygiene routine … Read More

3 Tips for Healthy Summer Smiles

Originally found onhttp://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/babies-and-kids/3-tips-for-healthy-summer-smiles?source=promospots&content=rotator&medium=SummerSmiles Summer sun brings summer fun. While warm months are perfect for spending time together, summer vacation can also throw off your usual dental routine. Here are three … Read More

Anesthesia and Sedation for Your Child: Questions to Ask Your Dentist

Originally found onhttp://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/a/anesthesia-and-sedation-for-your-child?source=promospots&content=topstories&medium=anesthesia The ADA offers the following questions that parents and guardians should ask concerning in-officesedation or general anesthesiafor their children provided either by the dentist or by a … Read More