Serious Diseases Detectable By Your Dentist

Diseases Detectable by Your Dentist   You know the benefits of preventative care when it comes to your health. Depending on your age, you should see your physician at regular intervals that might range from twice yearly to every few years in order to be screened for various health problems. While you may know that seeing your dentist every six …

How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth

Do you clench or grind your teeth? This is something that many of us do when we’re feeling stressed out or frustrated. Some people, however, get into the habit of clenching and grinding much of the time, even while they sleep! Since grinding, also called bruxism, can cause pain as well as tooth damage, it’s important to get a handle on it. Here’s …

Baby Teeth: What to Expect

If you have a new baby, pretty soon you’re going to be fielding questions about whether he’s teething. Although a few babies have a tooth or two as newborns, the majority of them wait until they’re four to six months old (or even older) before showing off their first pearly white. If you have a little one, you might be wondering what to expect …

Crowns or Bridges? Which Do You Need?

You’ve probably heard of crowns or bridges but you may not know which solution is best for you. While they are both fixed dental prosthetic devices, crowns and bridges serve different roles in dental support. One of these helps your teeth function normally after tooth-loss, and the other helps your teeth work normally after erosion. Crowns Crowns …