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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.

Smiles Of The Future: How Technology Is Redefining Dentistry

If you're like most people who haven't visited a dentist in a long time, you may be feeling apprehensive if you have an upcoming dental visit scheduled. However, 21st-century technology has revolutionized dentistry, and these advancements are making procedures more efficient, less painful, and remarkably precise. Here's what you need to know: 3D Printing: Beyond the Ordinary Crown Have you ever had a dental implant or crown? Traditionally, these processes took days or even weeks, requiring multiple visits. Read More 

What To Know About Bleeding Gums

Bleeding gums can be an indication of an underlying oral health issue. Below are some common causes of gum bleeding and what you can do when you are affected. Gingivitis or Gum Disease: The most common cause of bleeding gums is gingivitis, an early stage of gum disease. Gingivitis occurs due to the buildup of plaque and bacteria along the gum line, leading to inflammation and bleeding. Your dentist will assess the severity of gum disease, provide professional cleaning to remove plaque and tartar, and recommend proper oral hygiene practices, including regular brushing, flossing, and professional cleanings to manage and treat gum disease. Read More 

Talking To Your Dentist About Sleep Apnea

Your dentist can play a crucial role in managing sleep apnea, a sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing or shallow breathing during sleep. Dentists can provide certain interventions that help alleviate sleep apnea symptoms.  Signs of Sleep Apnea Feeling excessively tired or fatigued during the day, even after a full night's sleep. Frequent and loud snoring is often associated with sleep apnea. People with sleep apnea may abruptly awaken from sleep with a choking or gasping sensation. Read More 

Prepare For Dental Surgery With These Tips

When it comes to replacing teeth, there's more than one solution out there. One of the most popular solutions is a dental implant. Dental implants offer a permanent solution for missing teeth. The process of getting your implants installed is a thorough one and you're probably wondering what you can do to prepare for your dental implant surgery. Here is what you should know.  Make Soft Meals Preparing soft meals ahead of time is one of the best strategies you can have before your surgery. Read More 

How Teeth Grinding Can Slowly Wreck Your Dental Health

If your dentist notices that you're grinding your teeth together, your dentist will do everything within their power to help you stop. However, as strange as it may sound, you might not find it possible to stop. But if you're going to grind your teeth together, your dentist can at least ensure that you don't damage your teeth in the process. Largely Involuntary Teeth grinding (formally known as bruxism) has many causes, and in most cases, happens while you sleep—making it involuntary. Read More