While braces are great for fixing alignment issues caused by your teeth, some issues are more difficult to fix. If you suffer from poor jaw structure, then you may need the assistance of a jaw corrective surgery in order to fix this issue. Therefore, your dentist may have already suggested orthognathic surgery. Poor jaw structure should be fixed as soon as possible because it can lead to many issues with chewing and sleeping in the future. [Read More]
The Java And Teeth: How To Indulge In Your Morning Coffee Without Staining Your Choppers
Coffee is an aromatic and delicious wake-up call every morning and can help energize your mind and body for the day ahead. But as great as coffee might be to help you drag yourself out of bed, it turns out that it's not too good for your teeth – a habit of coffee drinking can actually stain your enamel. So if you can't give up your morning joe, what are you to do? [Read More]
2 Easy Ways To Make Dental Hygiene More Fun For Your Toddler
As soon as their first tooth starts to come in, your little one should be brushing their teeth on a daily basis. Getting your toddler to keep up with proper dental habits as they age can be a challenge because let's face it, brushing isn't a fun task in the eyes of most kids. But without healthy hygiene habits, your toddler may develop cavities, gum disease, or a host of other dental health problems as time goes on. [Read More]
Three Little Habits That Aren't So Good For Your Baby's Teeth -- And Three More You Should Adopt!
From the day your baby's first tooth emerges, it is important to do all that you can to keep your little one's chompers healthy. Unfortunately, many parents unknowingly develop some bad habits when it comes to caring for their babies' teeth. Here's a look at three little habit to avoid, along with a few good habits that will improve your baby's dental health. Bad Habits: 1. Sharing food or utensils with your baby. [Read More]