What is Halitosis?

Oral health care for halitosis

Originally found onhttp://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/h/halitosis?source=promospots&content=topstories&medium=Halitosis Halitosis or chronic bad breath is something that mints, mouthwash or a good brushing cant solve. Unlike morning breath or a strong smell that lingers after a … Read More

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

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

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

4 Reasons Water Is the Best Beverage for Your Teeth

Originally found onhttp://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/nutrition/food-tips/water-best-beverage It doesnt matter if your glass is half-empty or half-full: Drinking water is always good for your health. Our bodies are made of 60% water, and staying … Read More

Dental Anxiety: 3 Ways to Stop Fearing the Dentist

Originally found onhttp://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/a/anxiety?source=promospots&content=topstories&medium=dental_anxiety If you ever get nervous just thinking about going to the dentist, youre not alone. Perhaps youre scared the visit might hurt or you havent been in … Read More

11 Tips That Can Help Your Child Prevent Cavities

Originally found on https://www.patientconnect365.com/DentalHealthTopics/Article/11_Tips_That_Can_Help_Your_Child_Prevent_Cavities There’s nothing worse than having to subject your child to the whir of the dentist’s drill because simple oral hygiene habits were not followed. Sure, kids … Read More

Home Remedies for Bleeding Gums

Originally found on http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/bleeding-gums-17/bleeding-gums-home-remedies Maybe you’ve been avoiding group photos or even dodging the mirror. The reason? You’re finding it tough to flash a smile thanks to swollen, tender, bleeding … Read More