Here’s the bottom line: preventing and treating gingivitis is all about getting rid of as much plaque as you can. If you don’t already know, plaque is that sticky film filled with bacteria that can build up around your teeth… Read More
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Bleeding, swollen, and red gums are all symptoms of gingivitis. But do you really know what gingivitis is or what treatments are available to you? We can help!
Just like your teeth can affect your overall health, your overall health and wellness can affect the health of your mouth. But do you know what illnesses can affect the mouth? Let’s take a look at a few.
When we are children, our parents, educators, and health care advisors drill into us the habit of brushing our teeth thoroughly several times a day so that the dentist won’t have to drill away in our mouths. In kindergarten, we… Read More
Overtime, plaque – a sticky material made of bacteria, mucus, and food debris – builds up in your mouth. If not alleviated, this plaque eventually turns into hard deposits called tartar, becoming trapped at the base of the teeth and… Read More