Causes Of Canker Sores On Your Tongue

Canker sores can occur at any time and are annoying and quite painful. Sufferers may question why they are dealing with an outbreak on their tongue. These sores can be popping up all over the mouth for a variety of reasons. Diet Like so many other health problems exacerbated by food, a person's diet can cause flare ups. When a person eats a diet high in foods that are spicy, heavily acidic or highly concentrated citrus meals, it can irritate the system and canker sores can begin to develop. Read More 

Five Signs You’re a Good Candidate for Dental Veneers

Veneers are thin porcelain shells that go over your teeth after some of the enamel is taken from them. They are a cosmetic dental tool that is used to give you the perfect smile. This can be a good option for people who don't like their teeth or have had an accident resulting in a chip. The question is, how do you know if you are a good candidate for dental veneers? Read More 

2 Common Causes Of Receding Gums And What You Can Do About Them

Gum recession is a common oral health problem. In fact, over 75 percent of Americans may have some type of gum disease that can lead to this issue, but only 60% are aware of this problem. When you have gingival recession, which is more frequently referred to as receding gums, you'll likely notice that the gum tissue that once surrounded your teeth starts to pull back. More of your teeth are exposed, and the gum recession may continue. Read More 

Did Your Dental Implant Leave A Bad Taste And Odor In Your Mouth?

As with most types of surgery, there are always potential complications that you need to be aware of. When it comes to dental implants, you run the risk of getting an infection that could cause the implant to fail. One of the side effects of an infection is having a bad taste and odor in your mouth. Here is what you need to know about alleviating these problems due to an infection. Read More 

Four Items That Can Make Dental Care More Fun For Kids

If you have a child that is resistant to brushing and flossing, you might be able to spark their interest by making their oral care routine more exciting. By bringing in items and products that are fun for kids and geared towards dental health, taking care of one's teeth won't seem like such a chore. Here are four items you might want to look into in order to bolster your child's oral health care routine. Read More