2 Tasty Toddler Recipes That Support Healthy Bright Teeth
9 January 2016
In addition to taking your toddler to the dentist on a regular basis for checkups and cleanings, it's important to instill healthy lifestyle habits at home that help keep teeth healthy and bright between professional visits. A great way to do this is to simply introduce tasty recipes your toddler can enjoy on a daily basis that support optimal dental health. Here are two easy recipes to consider implementing into your own household:
Fixing And Restoring Shifted Dental Implants
18 December 2015
Unlike dentures, bridges, and crowns, dental implants are a much longer term solution for teeth replacement. Because implants are inserted into the patient's jawbone, they tend to last much longer and sometimes can be completely permanent with no issues. In some cases, however, the implant can shift inside the gum line, causing the top fitting or tooth to become loose and making them uncomfortable. Implants can be corrected and restored using several different effective methods.
Don't Let Sports Drinks Harm Your Child's Oral Health
30 November 2015
If you have a child that participates in physical activities like football or even gymnastics, you have probably at least considered the idea of giving your child a sports drink. These tasty drinks are designed to help replenish any carbohydrates, fluids, electrolytes and other nutritional elements that are lost during periods of intense physical activity. On the surface, these drinks seem like a healthy and great choice. However, when it comes to your child's oral health, sports drinks can be harmful.
Questions And Answers About Root Canals
11 November 2015
Root canals are endodontic procedures that involve the removal of the interior of a tooth. Inside a normal tooth, there is soft, living material called pulp. The pulp of the tooth houses the dental nerves. Thus, severe discomfort can result if the pulp becomes damaged, infected or inflamed. To relieve the pain and salvage your tooth, your dentist may prescribe a root canal. Still, many dental patients have questions about root canal procedures.