Many of us have experienced that sudden awareness that something in our mouth is not quite right. It begins as a curiosity as we examine the familiar landscape of our teeth only to find that something is very wrong. It may have begun with a sticky piece of candy or a crunchy snack or even [...] ... [Read article]Nov 29, 2014 10:19 AM
dentapress PremiumUse the dentapress- partnerservice to encourage your comany- profile within the target group.
Do you know what’s lurking on your toothbrush? Your toothbrush is loaded with germs, say researchers at England’s University of Manchester. They’ve found that one uncovered toothbrush can harbor more than 100 million bacteria, including E. coli bacteria, which can cause diarrhea, and staphylococci (“Staph") bacteria that cause skin infections. But don’t panic. Your mouth wasn’t exactly sterile to begin with.
If you want to keep your teeth healthy and help prevent tooth decay, chewing sugar-free gum may be a good place to start. The Mouthhealthy.org website suggests how to choose a sugar-free gum: Look for a sugarless gum with the American Dental Association Seal. Choose gum that contains aspartame, sorbitol, mannitol or xylitol, which are sweeteners that don’t [...] ... [Read article]Nov 20, 2014 04:01 PM
Finding affordable dental care can be challenging for seniors living on a tight budget. Most retirees lose their dental insurance after leaving the workplace, and original Medicare does not cover cleaning, fillings or dentures. While there’s no one solution to affordable dental car, there are a number of options that can help cut your costs. [...] ... [Read article]Nov 2, 2014 07:00 PM
Adults are not the only ones who may experience bad breath, as babies may also do, though this case is relatively uncommon. One of the factors that trigger baby bad breath is the way the baby breathes. Babies would most often breathe through their mouths when they have a cold, and this causes their mouth [...] ... [Read article]Oct 27, 2014 03:36 PM