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5 Tips for Choosing a Dental Clinic Abroad

These days we are lucky enough to be able to access good quality services throughout the world. Frequent travel, the information superhighway and our desire for a bargain mans that many more of us are taking the plunge and getting dental care abroad. Whereas at home we may rely on word of mouth from friends, neighbors and relatives to pick a new dentist, this isn’t an option for selecting a... [Continue Reading]

3 Advantages of Zoom Whitening

One of the first things people will notice about you is the condition of your teeth. This is the reason why you need to make sure you take the time to keep them well maintained and looking their best. There are a number of different things you can do when trying to keep your teeth looking great, but none is more effective than zoom whitening. In order to get this service done, you will need to... [Continue Reading]

Will Dentists Be Able to Regrow Teeth in the Future?

Technology is moving faster and faster as the years go by. Significant advances are being made in major industries, including health and dentistry, and thereby improving the quality of life for individuals all over the world. One particularly exciting area within dentistry is the possibility of regrowing teeth in the near future. Why Regrow Teeth? Why could regrowing teeth be good news for... [Continue Reading]

How to Care for Your Teeth After a Root Canal

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 be... [Continue Reading]

5 Ways to Get Rid of Your Dental Fears

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 your... [Continue Reading]

Common Causes of Tooth Enamel Loss and Erosion

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 it... [Continue Reading]

5 Ways to Prevent Staining Your Teeth

Stains on your teeth can be unattractive and they can decrease your self confidence. There are a number of things that cause stains on your teeth – including tobacco related products, tea, coffee and any other food that has a reputation of leaving stains. So, what do you do? Many people don’t want to give up their precious delights, like a hot cup of tea or coffee in the morning.... [Continue Reading]

The Effects of Bulimia Nervosa on Dental Health

Although food is something that all of us need on a daily basis in order to survive, the reality is that there are many people who struggle when it comes to seeing food in a healthy way. As a matter of fact, according to the National Eating Disorder Association, there are approximately 10 million people within the United States who are currently battling with some form of an eating disorder. More... [Continue Reading]

Teeth Grinding Treatment Options

Teeth grinding is also called bruxism, which comes from the greek work ‘brychein’ – meaning to gnaw or gnash your teeth together. It is estimated that 20% of American people suffer from bruxism, which happens while the person is fast asleep. Because the bruxism sufferer is asleep, only about 80% of people who grind their teeth are actually aware of it. It usually takes a partner... [Continue Reading]

5 Tooth Erosion Treatment Tips

Although tooth enamel has the distinction of being the hardest substance in the human body, that doesn’t mean that it is impenetrable. And it just so happens that you are your own worst enemy when it comes to the state of your tooth enamel. The foods and beverages you consume may be intended to sustain your body, but they first have to pass through your mouth and get ground up by your teeth,... [Continue Reading]