Posts tagged Oral Hygiene
Ask the Dentist: What is Gingivitis?

If your health is one of the most important things in your life, then you should know that your dental health is a vital component to good health.  So fighting gingivitis should be very important to you.

Good health comes by preventing toxins, viruses and bacteria from entering your mouth or body. And because your mouth is an easy target for bacteria, poor oral hygiene or preventive care can cause the early stages of gum disease, also known as gingivitis. Gingivitis can lead to far more serious oral health conditions.

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Dental Check Ups 101: What happens at a dental visit and why are regular dental visits important?

Dental Check Ups 101: The whats and whys of dental check ups. Everything you need know about what happens at a dental check up and why they are so important. What is a scale? What is a polish? What is plaque? What is calculus? What are x-rays used for? Why do I need x-rays? How often do I need x-rays? Why do I need a dentist to remove calculus from my teeth?

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