Dental Neglect

by Jason 10/8/2013 8:00 AM

Don’t neglect your teeth – the price you pay will hit both your body and your pocketbook.

We’ve made great strides in dental health. The majority of Baby Boomers will maintain their natural teeth over their lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Americans’ widespread exposure to fluoride in water and toothpaste, paired with regular dental checkups, have helped reduce tooth decay among all ages.... more...

Mouthguards: Why Mouthguards Are Important for All Sports

by Jason 8/27/2013 8:00 AM

Mouthguards are highly recommended by dentists for people who indulge in sports or activities that are physical in nature.... more...

The Benefits of Xylitol

by Jason 8/20/2013 8:00 AM

Bacteria feed on the sugars in the mouth and produce acids that slowly corrode the enamel. This is the main reason for tooth decay. This kind of acid attack is the root cause of cavities. So, whenever we eat sugar, we are making the teeth vulnerable to attack by bacteria. But it may be impossible to cut out sugar completely from our diet. So, what can be done to increase dental protection? Try Xylitol gum.... more...

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