Category: Good Hygiene Practices

Understanding How Decay Progresses

Ensuring proper preventive care means more than just brushing your teeth at home. In fact, it consists of a regular routine of brushing and flossing, attending dental checkups, and understanding how certain foods and beverages positively and negatively impact your smile. While it can be a troubling process, the spread of decay affects millions of… Read more »

Don’t Overlook Gum Care When You Brush

Teeth are an important part of your smile, but they can’t do it alone! Every smile depends on the work of facial muscles, lips, and gums. When your gums are not healthy, the whole smile will suffer, not just in the way it looks, but unhealthy gums have been linked to heart problems, diabetes, stroke… Read more »

Tips to Keep Your Teeth Cleaner throughout the Day

There are seemingly endless tips and advice for improving your smile’s appearance, dealing with a toothache, and several other smile goals. Fortunately, the tips that typically involve preventing dental health concerns are often similar, and typically, they revolve around keeping your teeth consistently clean and free of harmful oral bacteria. This is the main point… Read more »

Ways to Improve the Results of Your Hygiene Routine

The fact that good dental hygiene is important to your oral health isn’t exactly a secret. However, many people can still experience the development of things like tooth decay and gum disease even when they diligently stick to the basics of good dental hygiene. For many people, the problem isn’t that their hygiene routine itself… Read more »

Why Your Smile Needs Consistent Attention

Good dental hygiene isn’t the kind of thing that only benefits some people. It’s something that everyone needs to stick to in order to keep their smiles healthy and free of disease, and to avoid the potential need for more serious dental treatment later. However, the key to any dental hygiene routine being a good… Read more »

Why Good Hygiene Doesn’t Always Prevent Dental Concerns

Sticking to a good dental hygiene routine is important to keeping your smile healthy, and many people recognize its importance. However, even when they brush their teeth twice and floss at least once every day, many people still experience the development of dental health concerns. The most common of these include tooth decay and gum… Read more »

What Could Happen if You Ignore Good Hygiene?

You can successfully protect and preserve your smile without a good dental hygiene routine. Most people recognize this, and yet, many common dental concerns (like tooth decay and gum disease) still affect a large percentage of people of all ages. In many cases, it isn’t for lack of effort, but rather the fact that many… Read more »

How Better Hygiene Can Help You Prevent Cavities

Good hygiene isn’t necessarily difficult to maintain, but brushing and flossing your teeth every day can become so monotonous that you don’t always pay close attention to what you’re doing. You might miss a spot or two, or a whole section of teeth, leaving behind the plaque and harmful oral bacteria that you meant to… Read more »

Are Your Gums Receiving Proper Care?

Did you commit to taking better care of your smile this year? If so, you might already be brushing your teeth twice a day, to help keep them in tip-top shape. But what about your gum tissue? The gums are just as important to a healthy smile, yet they are often overlooked when it comes… Read more »

Is Your Smile In Danger of a Cavity? Take This Dental Quiz

Are you hoping to get a clean bill of oral health this year? In fact, was one of your main goals for 2017 to avoid the pesky dental cavities from which you have suffered in the past? If so, you may have already committed to better hygiene, and even cleanings, but it’s important to consider… Read more »