Fix Gum Disease For A Healthy Body
Everyone knows you need healthy white teeth for an attractive smile. But taking care of your oral health is also vital for the rest of your body. In fact, gum disease has been linked with heart disease due to inflammation it causes throughout the body. Gum disease results from a buildup of tartar caused by plaque. Sensitive gums that are Continue Reading
How to Get Rid of Bad Breath
Bad breath or halitosis is nothing to smile about. It is often difficult to identify the cause but it is often related to food, drink, smoking, medication or even your stomach acid. It occurs when bacteria and food debris in your mouth breaks down causing odour. Mouthwash doesn't provide a permanent solution to the problem but your dentist can check Continue Reading
Tips to Care for Dental Implants
When the time comes, a dental implant is the best way to replace missing teeth. Looked after properly, it will provide you with long service, restoring your smile to its previous pristine state. But as any dentist will tell you, implants require the same level of care that you'd normally give your teeth. Your mouth will be sore for a Continue Reading
Some Dental Patients Could Be at Risk of Infection
Some dental patients could be at risk of infection and experience something called "antibiotic prophylaxis". This occurs when patients take antibiotics before a dental procedure to improve their smile, which could increase their risk of developing an infection. Key takeaways - If you have recently had a heart transplant, you will likely be using antibiotics. Talk to your dentist about Continue Reading
Children’s dental health tips
Cavities are a common childhood disease that send us running to the dentist. However, with total teeth care, cavities are preventable. -¬†Although infants do not have teeth, it is important to gently wipe the inside of the mouth with a clean washcloth. Avoid putting them to bed with the bottle. Take them to the dentist as early as possible. -¬†Toddlers Continue Reading