What Can I Do About Painful Sensitive Teeth?

It’s common for teeth to randomly become sensitive or even painful from various issues. These issues can be as simple as the enamel being slightly worn away from the chewing surface or, as bad as a cavity. Whatever the reason, there’s are a few steps you or your dental professional can take to counteract the…

How Effective is Whitening Toothpaste?

Whitening toothpaste is a pretty common product you can find in grocery and health food stores across many brands. Depending on the brand, you will find varying results. However, what about whitening toothpaste in general? Is it effective at truly whitening your teeth? If you’ve ever wondered this and aren’t so sure about using whitening…

Successful Treatments for Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease can be quite common among Americans. Depending on the severity of the disease, this will determine what treatment your dentist will suggest. There are various successful treatments for periodontal disease that are both non-surgical or surgical. Of course, your dentist will always suggest non-surgical options first since these are better for patients and…

Choosing the Right Toothbrush

Not many of us put a lot of thought into the toothbrush we’re using. However, the type of toothbrush you use can actually make a pretty big difference in your oral health. For example, did you know that if you use a brush where the bristles are too hard you can wear away the enamel…

Chewing Gum and Oral Health

Gum has been a favorite candy or snack for many decades and remains a highly bought item in stores. It has become a suggested option for curbing hunger in recent years and has always been a top option for freshening breath when a toothbrush isn’t handy. However, gum isn’t always a great option. If you…