Eliminate Bad Toothbrushing Habits

Eliminate Bad Toothbrushing Habits

You probably brush your teeth so that you can take good care of them and keep them clean. Of course, regular brushing is very important for overall dental and oral health. However, this does not mean that you can’t damage your teeth when you are brushing them....
The Heart Is Connected to the Mouth

The Heart Is Connected to the Mouth

Almost 100 years ago, some doctors and dental professionals believed the connection between a healthy heart and healthy teeth. They believed it so much they that pulling teeth might prevent heart attacks. Luckily, that belief was disproved fairly rapidly. But today we...
Soft Drinks: Hard on the Teeth

Soft Drinks: Hard on the Teeth

In the sometimes confusing world of what are good and bad for body and mind, it can be difficult to know what habits to adopt and which to break. However, evidence from medical researchers and dentists alike points to the detrimental effects of soft drinks, both...
What Is a Dental Emergency?

What Is a Dental Emergency?

The American Dental Association (ADA) recognizes that members of the public have questions about whether they should continue to visit their dentist during the COVID-19 pandemic. Because the ADA is currently recommending dentists close their offices to all but...
Is Smoking Marijuana Bad for Your Oral Health?

Is Smoking Marijuana Bad for Your Oral Health?

You are probably already aware that there is growing support for the legalization of marijuana for both general use and medical use in the U.S. and other countries. There already are states that have legalized the possession of marijuana for citizens who are 21 years...