Category: Oral Health

Oral Health 05/15/2018

Have you ever looked at someone’s smile and wondered why portions of his or her gums are black? Or have you started noticing it yourself? Sometimes, it has to do with melanin (pigmentation of the skin). However, if someone’s gums used to be pink and now look black, it’s most certainly an indication of gum […]

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Oral Health 04/03/2018

Have you ever had a cavity? Despite common belief, it’s not something that happens to everyone. With proper oral care, you can avoid getting them altogether. That said, if you already believe you may have a cavity, there are treatment options to eliminate the pain. To understand what an occlusal cavity is and the treatment […]

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Oral Health 03/07/2018

How often do you floss? If you were to ask this question to most of your friends, chances are that only a handful of them would say they do it daily. In fact, only 30% of Americans do. This is a problem. What Happens When You Don’t Floss Think about it: When you brush your teeth, […]

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Oral Health 12/21/2017

For many people, the idea of a healthy mouth conjures images of gleaming pearly whites. But no matter how beautiful your teeth are, if your gums aren’t healthy, you could be putting yourself at risk for a slew of health ailments. Studies show that people with gum disease are more likely to have other chronic […]

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