How Smoking Negatively Impacts Your Oral Health

How Smoking Negatively Impacts Your Oral Health

Sure, you’ve probably heard your family and friends tell you why you should quit (or not start) smoking. It’s bad for your health, and usually, people point out that smoking causes diseases such as lung cancer and emphysema.  Smoking and Your Oral Health...

The Sonic Toothbrush Debate

Are Sonic Toothbrushes Worth The Cost? We’ve written before about Manual vs. Electric Toothbrushes. Today we want to touch specifically about sonic toothbrushes.  In a Huffington Post article in 2010 Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. did a great job in explaining why...

Brushing 101

You’ve probably heard it ever since you were a kid: brush your teeth everyday so that they can remain strong and healthy. However, it’s not as simple as picking up any toothbrush from your local supermarket, going home, and scrubbing away at your teeth for a few...
The Low Down on Bad Breath

The Low Down on Bad Breath

 There are numerous causes for bad breath, including bad dental habits, but they can also be indicative of other health problems, and exacerbated by diet and lifestyle. What Causes Bad Breath? Foods with strong odors are digested by the body. These foods are...

4 Tips for Good Oral Hygiene

The most important rule when it comes to good dental health is to make sure that you regularly use common dental hygiene practices. It’s easy to forget to brush your teeth every now and again, and it’s easy to forgo flossing because you’re too busy. However, it’s also...