Entries by Michael

Are Your Brushing Habits Harming Your Teeth And Gums?

We all know to brush our teeth each morning and night, but there’s a lot more that goes into maintaining a healthy mouth. In fact, you might even be performing some bad habits regularly — some of which you think are beneficial! If you want the cleanest mouth around, you can still right those wrong […]

One in Five Children Have Untreated Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is among the most common dental conditions in children. Untreated, it can lead to pain, infection and even tooth loss. Although dental care is widely available in the United States, about 20% of children, ages 5 to 11, have at least one untreated decayed tooth, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. […]

5 Everyday Habits That Erode Your Tooth Enamel

Tooth enamel is the strongest substance in your body. Covering the outer layer of your teeth and made primarily of minerals, tooth enamel is vitally important when it comes to protecting your teeth from decay. It also provides that pearly, white sheen that makes a great smile. Yet, because tooth enamel is not made up […]

Protecting Your Tooth Enamel

Tooth enamel is one of those things that most of us rarely think about until it’s gone. Fortunately, as the hardest substance in your body, it’s designed to last a lifetime. Yet, it can erode, and many are surprised to discover that it doesn’t regenerate. Along with giving your teeth that pearly white sheen that […]