Dental Care and Choosing a Family Dentist

Your mouth and its parts (lips, tongue and teeth) form an essential part of your body. They make it possible to speak, smile, eat, drink and laugh. If you have an ailment, especially in your teeth or tongue, it might be difficult for you to smile, laugh, speak, eat or drink. It might also make you uncomfortable, especially if your mouth is painful or severely swollen. That is why it is always recommended to take care of your teeth. Read More 

5 Incredible Benefits of Dentures

Losing even a single tooth can have detrimental effects on how you eat, smile or even speak. Losing teeth has an even bigger physiological and psychological impact. Thankfully, there are multiple solutions available for missing teeth. Dentures are removable dental appliances that replace missing teeth. They help restore the appearance and function of your smile. Their design involves a plastic or metal plate with prosthetic teeth attached to it. The prosthetic teeth are created to mimic your existing teeth in terms of colour, size and shape. Read More 

Things You Should Do to Promote Healing After Dental Implant Surgery

Dental implant surgery involves the installation of synthetic tooth roots that anchor the replacement tooth. Usually, the dental implants are installed surgically into the jawbone, and the procedure is extremely safe. However, there are certain things you need to do after surgery to ensure you heal quickly and avoid further complications. This piece will share some of these guidelines, so be sure to follow them along with those your dental expert will provide. Read More 

Why Food Smells Bad When It Gets Stuck Between Your Teeth

During a meal, it is normal for tiny pieces of food to lodge between your teeth. This is especially true when you are eating foods that don't break apart easily, such as meat like steak and stringy vegetables like spinach. And, if you are unfortunate, you won't notice those foods stuck between your teeth until someone else, usually someone you know well, points them out to you! However, visible food between your front teeth isn't the only embarrassing thing you might have to contend with after a meal. Read More 

Fluoride: How Much is Too Much For Your Child?

Fluoride, a natural mineral found abundantly on Earth, is essential for the development of strong, healthy teeth. However, too much fluoride can also be harmful. Learn about the following sources of fluoride to find out if your child is consuming too much fluoride — or too little: Fluoride Toothpaste All adult toothpastes that have been approved by the Australian Dental Association contain fluoride. According to dentists, brushing with a fluoride-containing toothpaste is the best way to reduce the risk of cavities and tooth decay. Read More