How To Prepare A Nervous Child For Dental Check Ups

Dental check ups are one of the most important regular health checks you can arrange for you and your family. However, if you have a child who becomes a bag of nerves whenever you take them to the dental clinic, these appointments can be stressful to arrange. Fortunately, there are a number of tactics you can use that will not only help you to get your child to their next appointment at the dental clinic but will also ease their mind for all the future dental check ups they have ahead of them. [Read More]

How to Know Whether You Should Undergo Teeth Whitening Treatment

One of the treatments offered by cosmetic dentists is teeth whitening. As its name suggests, teeth whitening is a dental procedure carried out to whiten and brighten stained or discoloured teeth, so that to improve a patient's smile. It is, however, important to point out that teeth whitening treatment isn't recommended for everyone with stained or discoloured teeth. As a matter of fact, dentists usually advise certain populations to avoid teeth whitening treatment. [Read More]

4 Common Oral Health Problems and How to Deal with Them

Most people have suffered from oral problems at least once in their life. The situation is worsened by the fact that a good number of people regard regular dental checkups as unnecessary. Oral health issues should not be overlooked, and over-the-counter prescriptions are certainly not the way to go. Below are some of the most common issues and how to deal with them. 1.    Bad Breath Also referred to as halitosis, bad breath is a dreaded oral issue for many. [Read More]

How to Stop Antacids From Ruining Your Teeth

If you've been diagnosed with acid reflux, you've probably heard about the damage it can do to your teeth. When acids rise back up into your mouth, they can attack your enamel and your gums, leading to discomfort, decay, and potentially eventually tooth loss. While antacids may seem like the answer, they present an unfortunate Catch-22: antacids aren't good for your teeth either. They are, however, good at tackling acid reflux. [Read More]