The Oral Health Concern For Children with Heart Conditions

A recent report showed that children with heart conditions may be at additional risk for infective endocarditis from oral bacteria in their bloodstreams. Between 2016-2019, 83% of children aged 1-17 received preventive oral health care but 27% of children had …

Is World Oral Health Day 2022 The Most Important One Ever?

World Oral Health Day (WOHD) happens on March 20th every year and this year is more important than ever. The event is organized by the FDI World Dental Federation as the largest global awareness campaign on Oral Health. The WOHD …

How Antiseptic Oral Rinses Prevent Jaw-Bone loss

Researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina have identified that antiseptic oral rinses will protect against jaw-bone loss.  Different microbes in your gut, skin, and mouth can cause responses that can lead to responses that damage the bones in …

A New Way To Detect Your Teeth’s Acidity Levels?

Researchers from the University of Washington have developed a tool that can measure the amount of acidity built up by your plaque’s bacteria which leads to cavities. Dentists have plenty of dental tools for helping you prevent cavities but detecting …

How does HIV impact your teeth’s oral health?

Did you know that patients with HIV or Hepatitis C are more susceptible to oral health problems like missing or decayed teeth?  Many patients that suffer from this disease are also far less likely to want to or have the …

How to manage Nocturnal Teeth Grinding!

Nocturnal teeth grinding and clenching is a condition referred to as sleep bruxism that has more consequences for your health than you’re aware of. The latest research from the Medical University of Vienna suggests that different tooth shapes & locations …

Is gum disease bad for your heart & mental health?

Gum disease is a serious gum infection that will affect your soft tissues and in the long term will destroy the bone that supports your teeth leading to tooth loss.  It does not stop there though it can affect every …

How Vaping e-Cigarettes Leads to Gum Disease

When vaping became a fad a common perception was that it could give you a similar feeling to smoking tobacco but be better for your overall health. Recent research has identified a family of bacteria and immune responses with people …

How to Have 0 Dental Problems & Great Oral Health in 2022

Did you know that having poor oral health can lead to problems ranging from small cavities or sensitive teeth all the way up to periodontal disease? These oral health problems can impact your relationships, mood, quality of life, dental health, and …

What Comes First Dental Floss or Your Toothbrush?

Taking care of your teeth by flossing and brushing your teeth is critical for great dental hygiene, preventing bad breath, gum disease, and cavities. Most people brush their teeth before they floss but this is actually a mistake, to learn …