With a new focus on preventing smoking for the younger demographics, it’s common to see a commercial about the detrimental effects of smoking on your overall health. While they often present yellowing teeth as a terrible side effect (which it is), did you know that smoking can lead to much more severe oral health problems?
Our moms always told us to do everything in moderation and there’s no doubt moms today probably still say the same. One important case of this is drinking alcohol. How much we consume on a regular basis can impact our health in enormous ways, including the fact heavy drinkers may be at a higher risk for gum disease, heart disease, and cancer.
Most of us spend a considerable amount of time searching for a new smartphone, a new car, or even a new dress for a special occasion, but really, how important and how much time should you spend looking for an electric toothbrush?
If members of your family have or had gum disease, you are at a higher risk to develop it too. Once you discover this information, it should make you more motivated to do all in your power to prevent it from affecting you. Let’s find out how.
Periodontal disease may sound a lot more serious than gum disease, but be advised they are exactly the same thing.
We live our lives, eat and drink what we want, and never think much about what certain habits can do to our bodies over time. If you are beginning to notice your teeth looking a bit dull and dingy with brown spots, let’s consider those brown spots on teeth: the causes and treatment options.
Many of us have taken our healthy smiles for granted at one point or another, and are left to deal with the damage later on. If you are looking for ways to be proactive about your oral hygiene, then you may want to start by cutting these 6 habits out of your life.
There are those who think you can never be too rich or too thin, but then there are others with some common sense. The latest trend is having the most dazzling white teeth. We see many personalities on TV with a smile that blinds you. Unfortunately, it may be impressive, but there is actually the risk of too much at home teeth whitening.