Bad Breath: It Could Be More Serious Than You Think

Issues with bad breath could lead to lack of confidence for those who suffer from it. It can be a hindrance in making the best impression that the sufferer would like to make. No one likes to be labeled as the person with bad breath. Many don’t know that sometimes bad breath can’t simply be…

Could I Have TMJ Disorder?

TMJD, or temporomandibular joint disorder, is a common illness that involves inflammation of the temporomandibular joint. This inflammation may lead to tenderness, cramps, and muscle or bone damage in the joint. The temporomandibular joint connects the skull to the mandible, or jawbone, meaning that this joint is involved in many necessary actions such as speaking,…

Four Awesome Perks to Getting Your Teeth Straightened (Part 1)

The straightness of your teeth is something that no one gets to decide. You’re born with your teeth, they grow in however they want to and, for some, they grow in an entirely different way after the baby teeth fall out and the grown-up teeth come in. Sometimes they’re crooked, weirdly shaped, sideways, or missing…

Four Awesome Perks to Getting Your Teeth Straightened (Part 2)

Welcome back to the second half of our two-part article on how enjoyable it can be to get your teeth straightened, beyond the superficial benefits. Last time we talked about some of the challenges of uneven teeth including enunciation and how straight teeth can make a huge difference. Let’s pick up where we left off…

Bad Breath Myths Debunked!

Myth 1: Brushing Your Teeth Is Enough To Prevent Bad Breath Brushing your teeth by itself will never be enough to rid the mouth of all its bacteria and related odors. One must also floss between their teeth and brush their tongue(in addition to their teeth) to cover all the surface area in the mouth, as…

Improving Your Breath by Improving Your Diet

Do you suffer from being self conscious about your breath? There’s the obvious solution: maintaining good oral hygiene with regular brushing and flossing. However, did you know that certain foods can actually contribute to keeping your breath fresh? If you’re tired of popping breath mints, try adding more of these foods to your diet instead.…

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Zoom Your Way to a Better Smile

Everybody loves a good smile, but did you know smiling more can lead to a longer, healthier and less stressful life. Did you know smiling can actually boost your immune system? Knowing this, why wouldn’t we all be smiling all the time? One reason many people do not feel comfortable with their smile is poor dental…

TMJ Disorder: Causes, Cures & Questions

What is TMJ? TMJ disorders, or as they are more commonly known: temporomandibular joint disorders, are an exceedingly common set of disorders found in approximately 35 million Americans every year. With these conditions being as prevalent as they are, one would think that the cause for these disorders would be better understood, and yet in…

Three Temporary Remedies to Treat Bad Breath

Bad breath is a health condition that can cause serious confidence problems. You may not want to leave the home, or even communicate with others due to insecurity and embarrassment.  You may chew gum, use mouthwash, and buy the most expensive anti bad breath toothpastes, but still the problem remains. Do not lose heart when…

3 Reasons You Should Floss at Night

Each time we visit the dentist, they, without a doubt, tell us we need to floss. If the professionals want us to add this into our nighttime routine before we go to sleep, why do so many people not floss? Most people don’t even remember what they ate throughout their day and even if you…