Entries by Michael

New Study Backs Existing Evidence that the PeriClean Ultra Soft Toothbrush Can Reduce the Risk of Gum Recession and Promote Gum Regrowth

In a recent study published in the Journal of Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry, the PeriClean Ultra-Soft toothbrush was found to be as effective in plaque removal as conventional toothbrushes while enabling gingival tissue (gum) regrowth. The article summarizes the study performed by researchers from the College of Dental Medicine at Western University of Health […]

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 […]

5 Tips to Get Kids on Track for a Lifetime of Dental Health

It’s a big moment for parents when their child’s first tooth appears. Not only is it a developmental milestone, it’s an indicator that the time has come to begin establishing those early dental habits that will hopefully last a lifetime. The vast majority of parents in the United States are diligent about scheduling regular dental […]

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 […]