Posts Categorized: Dental Health Issues

Dental Checkups Set You Up for Success

We all tend to prioritize different obligations and commitments in life, and that means that sometimes you have to put things on the back burner. It’s the only way to stay organized when you have a busy schedule. However, some things you can’t afford to ignore. One of those obligations is your biannual dentist checkup… Read more »

Are You Utilizing Your Dental Insurance Benefits?

First of all, are you aware of the dental insurance benefits you have? Most dental insurance plans, at minimum, provide for two yearly cleanings and checkups with your dentist. What happens during those visits is invaluable to the long-term health of your teeth. Examinations give your dentist the ability to check on potential problems, while… Read more »

Maintain Overall Health with Good Dental Care

Everyone wants to take proper care of themselves. When you care for your health now, you can add years onto your life. Healthy habits lead to feeling good about yourself in the present, as well as the future. You know that proper diet and exercise regimens can lead to good heart health and overall health…. Read more »

Smile-Healthy Summer Snack Ideas

Now that summer has officially kicked off, you might find yourself spending more time away from home. That likely means spending more time in the wonderful but warm outdoors. To keep cool, you may be packing lots of picnics or attending neighborhood pool parties. Have you considered what options are healthiest for fueling your summer… Read more »

Can I Do More To Prevent Dental Cavities?

Did you spend 2016 getting more fillings than you would care to admit, because of a number of dental cavities? If so, you may have begun this year with every intent of taking better care of your smile, in order to prevent the pesky discomfort and subsequent frustration that can be caused by enamel erosion…. Read more »

Senior Dental Health: Medications

As you get older it is likely your doctor will begin prescribing medications for things such as high blood pressure, diabetes, and other ailments that come with age. That’s just a hard truth. The upside is, they can improve your quality of life, and the downside is that they can wreak havoc on your oral… Read more »

Is It Time for Restorative Dentistry?

When was the last time you visited the dentist? If it has been more than six months since your last checkup and cleaning, you are already overdue for an appointment. Unfortunately, this could mean that when you do see your dentist you might be in need of more than just preventive treatment. You could find… Read more »