Do I Look Older from Clenching My Teeth?
Teeth clenching may look funny on sitcoms or streaming networks because characters usually clench their teeth in anger. They might...
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Teeth clenching may look funny on sitcoms or streaming networks because characters usually clench their teeth in anger. They might even grind their teeth when the princess escapes their clutches, for example. While you may think teeth clenching is funny, in reality, teeth clenching can become a serious problem. Teeth clenching can even make youread more
There are several different types of fillings available to choose from, the three most common being gold, silver amalgam, or composite resin.read more
Removable dental prostheses have come a long way in the last few decades thanks to new dental care and research. While dentures were the first popular type of removable prostheses there are many others that are also commonly used.read more
The human body works as a single efficient machine composed of many highly specialized parts that are closely linked. If there is a problem in a single organ of the body, with time, all the other organs will be negatively impacted. The oral cavity is a critical component of the body. It allows us toread more
Tonsil stones, also referred to as tonsilloliths, are small growths in the mouth that occur in the tonsils. They are stony deposits primarily formed by calcified debris. They are not easy to notice and most people with tonsil stones, especially small ones, will have no symptoms. They vary in size, ranging from pebble-size to thoseread more
Many people don’t think about their dental health to a significant degree, it’s true that brushing every morning is a great habit that a lot of folks practice, but what about the other factors such as flossing and routine check ups? While these things might seem unnecessary or even a waste of time/money, they areread more
With all of the advancements made in the dental sciences and practices of today, having a vibrant, healthy smile has never been easier. However, going to a cosmetic dentist and paying to have a great smile isn’t where it starts. The first step is back-to-the-basics; toothpaste. Toothpaste should be just like the food we eatread more
Keeping an eye on what you put into your body is important for maintaining the health of your teeth. The food and drink we consume can directly affect our teeth, by either helping to keep them strong or cause problems. Here are some tips on taking care of your oral health. Vitamins and minerals areread more
What Is Teeth Grinding? Chronic teeth grinding or clenching is a medical condition called bruxism. There are a variety of causes including stress, anxiety, sleep apnea, an abnormal bite, crooked teeth, or missing teeth. Whatever the cause, teeth grinding can cause teeth to fracture, become loose, or fall out. Or, teeth can wear down toread more
The Case For and Against Flossing You may have noticed that some health-related questions aren’t as settled as we might have hoped. Red wine is a case in point. You might remember hearing that one glass every day would do you a world of good. More recently, however, some experts have asserted that drinking anyread more