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  • A Look At Gingivitis And Periodontal Disease

    A Look At Gingivitis And Periodontal Disease

    Gum disease, also known as gingivitis, is a serious condition that will normally result in tooth loss. With adults, gingivitis and periodontal disease are the most common forms of gum disease. To prevent both types of gum disease, you should always brush your teeth and remove as much plaque as possible. If you allow the…

  • Stopping The Pain Of Toothaches

    Stopping The Pain Of Toothaches

    Everyone out there at some point in time, will experience the pain of a toothache. Toothaches are very excruciating, some of the worst pain you will ever feel in your life. Even though you may have had dental work in the past and follow proper hygiene, toothaches can happen at anytime. Although it can be…

  • What is The Dry Socket?

    What is The Dry Socket?

    Even though they aren’t life threatening like bleeding or abscesses, dry socket can be extremely painful. They are very common following surgery, and happen to be one of the most painful post extraction problems. Dry sockets are more common with removal of the lower teeth than they are with removal of upper teeth. No matter…

  • Understanding Toothaches

    Understanding Toothaches

    As we all know, toothaches are the result of several different factors. The pain that stems from a toothache is always apparent, normally in the form of throbbing. The pain will normally intensify as time goes by, when you eat, lay down, or drink hot/cold liquids. Toothaches are very painful, and it may seem that…

  • Dental Extractions Overview

    Dental Extractions Overview

    Dental extractions are among the easiest and best ways to get relief from a toothache. As the name implies, an extraction involves removing the tooth. If your pulp has died or the tooth has become severely infected, extraction may be your only route. Depending on the tooth, the dentist can do either a simple extraction…

  • Wisdom Teeth, What are They?

    Wisdom Teeth, What are They?

    Also known as the third set of molars, the wisdom teeth are the last set of teeth in the mouth to erupt, which normally happens around the ages of 17 – 25. For many years, there has been a lot of controversy as to the need to remove these teeth. If the teeth don’t cause…

  • Tooth Cavities: All That You Don’t Know About Them!

    Tooth Cavities: All That You Don’t Know About Them!

    Tooth Cavities can best be described as tooth decay. As we all know, tooth decay is influenced by what we eat, how we take care of our teeth, and the amount of fluoride in our toothpastes. If your family has a history of tooth disease or teeth problems, then you may inherit it that way.…

  • Getting Over Your Fear Of The Dentist (Dental Anxiety)

    Getting Over Your Fear Of The Dentist (Dental Anxiety)

    Dental anxiety or fearing the dentist is a problem that many people have, and something that is somewhat difficult to overcome. This fear normally prevents rational people from visiting the dentist and maintaining the health of their teeth. The key to keeping your teeth healthy is to prevent problems before they start. Those who suffer…

  • The Basics Of teeth Brushing

    The Basics Of teeth Brushing

    Teeth Brushing and flossing are something we all learn at an early age. The proper way to brush your teeth takes less than 2 minutes, although many people tend to spend much longer, or much less. Most adults tend to spend less than a minute, which isn’t enough time to clean your teeth. To get…

  • Information About Root Canals

    Information About Root Canals

    A root canal is a dental procedure that all of us are familiar with. Root canals are something we all dread, although when someone else is getting the procedure most of us find it to be somewhat amusing. When someone asks for a root canal on the other hand, most of us, including dentists, find…