4 Types Of Root Canal Treatments – And How Your Dentist Decides Which To Use
10 September 2015
Root canal treatments involve cleaning out the root canal of a tooth to remove damage to the pulp inside or to remove an infection and prevent recurrence. There are a few different types of root canals that are implemented according to the type, location, and severity of the problem. Each type is generally used as a way to save the tooth from potential extraction.
Here are the four types of root canal treatments – and how your family dentist decides which to use.
3 Things To Freshen Your Breath
19 August 2015
Having bad breath can cause your confidence to dwindle. People are bound to get physically close to you at times, and you don't want your breath to be offensive.
Nevertheless, even if you are brushing your teeth at least two minutes twice a day, you still may suffer from halitosis. Here a few things you can use to help improve the freshness of your breath:
Mint-flavored gum does not guarantee you fresh breath.
The Care And Keeping Of Your Toothbrush
30 July 2015
Although a toothbrush is a rather simple device, it does the important job of keeping your teeth, gums, and tongue nice and clean. This means that you should take good care of it, which is luckily easy to do. These are a few tips for the proper care and keeping of your toothbrush.
Rinse it Out. Each time that you brush your teeth, you should rinse your toothbrush out thoroughly with clean tap water.
You Know You Are Likely To Develop A Dry Socket If…
16 July 2015
A dry socket is one of the possible complications after a tooth extraction. It occurs when blood does not clot in the socket of the extracted tooth, exposing the jawbone and delaying healing. Some people are more prone to dry sockets than others. Specifically, your risk of developing a dry socket increases if you
Are a Smoker
There are two main reasons why smoking increases the risk of a dry socket formation.