When you’re pregnant and responsible for the little life that is growing within, it’s essential that you do all that you can to remain in top physical condition. This would include doing your best to maintain great oral health.
Although for the most part, good dental practices for pregnant women are the same as what all individuals should do, there are a couple of extra things... [Continue Reading]
When a cavity has gone so deeply into a tooth that you feel constant pain and your dentist does an X-ray and determines that there is an infection past your gum line, there’s a pretty good chance that they are going to recommend that you get a root canal. The reason why is because oftentimes the nerves surrounding a particular tooth have become damaged – so damaged that they must... [Continue Reading]
In order to have a clear understanding of what it takes to maintain a healthy dental program, it can help to know a few things about teeth in general, such as when we can expect our first few teeth to fall out, what it means to have wisdom teeth removed or perhaps the types of teeth we have in general. One obvious fact is that teeth are an incredibly important part of the digestive process,... [Continue Reading]
Almost everyone is familiar with the awkward and uncomfortable goop-filled plastic tray that is inserted into the mouth and used for taking impressions of the teeth and gums.
Thankfully, now there is an alternative, called the iTero digital impression system.
What is iTero?
The iTero system takes 3-D digital impressions of patients' teeth and gums quickly and comfortably, with 99.5%... [Continue Reading]
You open the front door and take the first step inside. Almost instantly you can hear the whirl of a drill in the far off distance, and what might possibly be the sound of quiet desperation and struggle on the receiving end of that gruesome apparatus. You can start smelling the sweat dripping from your brow, and look for the nearest seat to bury yourself in so you can take a moment to catch... [Continue Reading]
Cavity prevention is vital. Cavities, or dental caries, are not only painful, but they can also cause bad breath and other issues with your health. Dentists and medical health professionals say that caring for your teeth is critical for your overall wellbeing. Next to brushing and flossing, it is important to take daily measures to make sure your oral and dental health is in excellent shape.... [Continue Reading]
Sick of hiding your pearly whites from the camera or smiling through closed lips when in public? While your smile is one of the first features people notice, few are actually happy with how theirs looks.
If you want to get the perfect smile then these three tips should give a whole new definition to “grin and bear it”!
A clean smile is a beautiful smile, so make sure your teeth... [Continue Reading]
In the New Year, many people choose to make lifestyle changes and stick to resolutions in order to improve themselves and their lifestyles for the better. One of the most important changes you can make in 2014, is to be more mindful about your oral health and hygiene. Here are 5 bad oral health habits to break in 2014 for a healthier, happier you!
Stop crunching! You finish sipping on a... [Continue Reading]
Tooth enamel is one of the most important tissues in your entire body. Even though it is the hardest – it has to protect your teeth – it can still become damaged or it can erode. Tooth enamel is important because it protects the nerve of your teeth from becoming damaged – keeping the nerve healthy is important because the nerve is essentially the life force of the tooth. When... [Continue Reading]
Some recent developments in the UK dentistry market include Renishaw, the FTSE 250-listed precision engineering company, posting a profit upgrade on 11th of November. The company which manufactures precision measuring and manufacturing devices ...
(Nov 25, 2014, Companiesandmarkets.com)
A federal grant will help expand access to dental services for low-income patients of the Dr. Barry D. Elbaum Dental Center, an affiliate of Monmouth Family Health Center on lower Broadway in Long Branch. The U.S. Department of Health and Human ...
(Nov 25, 2014, Holmdel Independent)
DENTISTRY. Advanced Dental Care. 2807-A Capital Medical Blvd. 942-1550. Mantavo, Ralph, D.M.D.. Affordable Dentures. 2810 Sharer Road, Suite 17. 385-5188. Close, Dennis, D.D.S.. www.affordabledentures.com. All About Smiles. 2332 Centerville ...
(Nov 25, 2014, Tallahassee.com)
Like son, like father: Dentistry professor helps UI veterans transition from ...
(Nov 25, 2014, Iowa Now)
Baumgard is a registered dental hygienist with a degree from Rochester Community and Technical College. She has been a licensed hygienist for 15 years and enjoys the one-on-one time she gets to spend with her patients and educating them on oral and ...
(Nov 25, 2014, Austin Herald)
Fluoride is an important part of dental health and preventing cavities and tooth decay, especially for children. Fluoride helps prevent tooth decay by protecting the tooth enamel from damage by bacteria. Fluoride can be ingested, such as in drinking ...
(Nov 25, 2014, The News-Press)
Clear Creek school district is developing a two-year dentistry program to offer high school students the opportunity to learn about the dental profession as well as become registered dental assistants. The program will be housed at Clear Creek High ...
(Nov 25, 2014, Chron.com)
Sirona Dental Systems Inc. (SIRO - Snapshot Report) reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of 90 cents for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, which fell shy of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 91 cents. However, adjusted EPS grew 15.4% on a ...
(Nov 25, 2014, Zacks.com)
Union Dental and Drinkable Air to Appear on Worldwide Business With Kathy ...
(Nov 25, 2014, CNNMoney)
A woman who died Sunday in a vehicle accident in Washington County has been identified as Myriam M. Hamby, 22, of Washington. Ms. Hamby was the only occupant of a sport utility vehicle traveling west on Lone Pine-Marianna Road in West Bethlehem ...
(Nov 25, 2014, Pittsburgh Post Gazette)
If the concept of relaxation and luxury at your local dentist's surgery extends to a fish tank and water cooler in the corner of the waiting room, then you clearly don't live in Crewkerne. This moneyed enclave of Somerset is home to actors, former pop ...
(Nov 25, 2014, The Times (subscription))
A new study shows dental disease is a big problem with kids of all ages. And going to the dentist may not be enough to prevent it. Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson explains. KING. Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson, KING 5 News 5:44 p.m. PST November 24, 2014. dental ...
(Nov 24, 2014, KING5.com)