Build Stronger Teeth

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Build Stronger Teeth

Everyone knows the basics of good dental care. Brush your teeth after every meal, floss every day, see your dentist at least twice a year. It sounds simple. But what if you still don’t have strong, healthy teeth? Weak enamel can be a genetic weakness, or it can be caused by other conditions, like Celiac disease. I’ve always had weak enamel, so I started looking into ways that I could increase the strength of my teeth, and found that dietary changes could make a big difference. I started this blog to share my experience, and to talk about other ways you can make your teeth stronger and healthier. There are lots of things that you can do to improve your dental health. You just have to find them.

3 Reasons People Replace Their Old Amalgam Fillings

Amalgam fillings are the silver ones that dentists always used years ago, and while some dentists still use them, composite fillings are now the new norm when it comes to cavity fillings. If you have old amalgam ones, you can leave them in your mouth if you want, or you could consider replacing them. Here are three reasons why some people decide to have them replaced. Health risks One of the reasons some people choose to have their old fillings replaced is for health reasons. Read More 

Chronic Nail Biter? This Is Why You Should See A Dentist More Often

Everyone knows that biting nails is a bad habit to have, but just because you know that's true doesn't necessarily mean that you can put a stop to it. If you bite your nails and haven't been able to quit, it's time to focus on mitigating the damage that you're doing to your teeth, rather than trying to stop it entirely. Here's what you need to know about the damage that's been done to your teeth and how you can ensure that it's repaired and kept to a minimum in the future with the right dental care. Read More 

Common Treatment Options For Gingivitis

Going to dental visits is probably not something you love to do, but if you prioritize this in your life and go regularly, you can catch small issues in your mouth before they become big problems. One such issue you might discover is that you have gingivitis. While gingivitis is gum disease, it is a very common oral problem among adults, and you can stop it from worsening if you take action right away. Read More 

How To Prepare For Your Next Dental Appointment

Everyone know that routine dental care is important for ongoing oral health. However, if you haven't been to the dentist's office for a while, you may not know what to expect. Being prepared can make the entire experience better. Here are four things you can do to prepare for your next dental appointment: 1. Write down your symptoms. When you visit the dentist's office, you'll have the opportunity to voice your concerns. Read More 

3 Questions To Ask During Your Invisalign Consultation

There are various reasons why you may want to seek out orthodontic treatment. Crowded, crooked, and misaligned teeth can detract from your smile. These issues can also be uncomfortable to deal with. Braces are often the solution to misaligned or crooked teeth. They can also be used to close gaps and fix bite issues. There are various types of braces to choose from, ranging from traditional metal to clear plastic aligners such as Invisalign. Read More