How Do Spicy Foods Affect Gum Health?

How Do Spicy Foods Affect Gum Health?

Do you have a craving for buffalo wings, curry or other hot foods? How do spicy foods affect gum health and should you be careful about eating them? If you’ve ever wondered how that fiery feeling you enjoy from spicy foods can impact your dental health, here’s what...
Can Your Toothbrush Harbor Germs?

Can Your Toothbrush Harbor Germs?

Toothbrushes are made to clean teeth, but how do you keep a toothbrush clean? Can your toothbrush harbor germs? The good news is that there are some things you can do and tools you can use to keep your toothbrush fresher and more sanitary. Here’s how to ensure that...
How Lifestyle Affects Oral Health

How Lifestyle Affects Oral Health

Oral Health is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. It can affect your work life, relationships, and many other aspects of your lifestyle. But your lifestyle also affects oral health. Here are 5 ways you can improve your oral health by making healthy lifestyle...
Are Dental Cleanings Preventive Care?

Are Dental Cleanings Preventive Care?

We often hear that preventive care is important. Our insurance companies, doctor’s offices, magazines, articles all tout preventive care. But what is preventive care for dental health? And how often do you need things like dental cleanings and x-rays? These are...