Category: dental health

Can deep teeth stains be removed?

July 16, 2021

Have your pearly whites lost their luster because of dingy gray or yellow stains? Stained teeth can occur as we age, but some common foods, drinks, and even mouthwashes can stain teeth. Do-it-yourself remedies can help whiten teeth, and avoiding substances that stain teeth can stop further discoloration. Use these secrets to whiter teeth to…

Natural ways to remove cavities at home

July 16, 2021

Cavities are small holes in the teeth caused by decay. Several home remedies can prevent this decay or stop it before it forms a cavity. A buildup of food and bacteria form a film on the teeth. The term for this is plaque. If plaque is not removed, it will cause tooth decay. Streptococcus mutans is…

How to Remove Teeth Stains

July 16, 2021

Fortunately, there are many treatment options for teeth stains. Keep your teeth healthy and looking great by maintaining a consistent oral health routine including twice-daily toothbrushing and daily floosing, twice-yearly visits to your dentist, and by limiting your consumption of teeth-staining beverages. Regular whitening maintenance will help keep them looking whiter and brighter.Regardless of the…

Stained Teeth

July 16, 2021

Your teeth are like your laundry: The right approach will remove many stains. Foods, medications, tobacco, and trauma are some of the things that can discolor your teeth.  You have three options for whitening them. Your dentist can use a whitening agent and a special light. Or you can bleach them at home with a…

Tooth emergencies

July 15, 2021

When you accidentally sever your finger while cutting vegetables for dinner, you know to go to the emergency room. But what about when you bite into something and chip your tooth? Many people would still go to the emergency room for treatment. However, according to a recent article by the American Dental Association notes that…

Why Are My Teeth So Sensitive?

July 15, 2021

Have you ever felt pain or discomfort after a bite of ice cream or a spoonful of hot soup? If so, you’re not alone. While pain caused by hot or cold foods could be a sign of a cavity, it’s also common in people who have sensitive teeth. Tooth sensitivity, or “dentin hypersensitivity,” is exactly…

how to remove cavities

July 15, 2021

Natural ways to remove cavities at home When to see a dentist Home remedies may reduce the risk of cavities or reverse damage to enamel in the pre-cavity stage. These remedies should be used alongside dentist-recommended techniques, such as brushing, preferably with fluoride toothpaste. Not all cavities cause pain, so it is essential to see…

The importance of good dental hygiene

July 14, 2021

Dental or oral health is concerned with your teeth, gums and mouth. The goal is to prevent complications such as tooth decay (cavities) and gum disease and to maintain the overall health of your mouth. A healthy mouth, free of infections, injuries and other problems with teeth and gums, is important in maintaining your overall…

What is a toothache?

July 14, 2021

A toothache is a pain in or around a tooth. Minor toothaches can come from a temporary gum irritation that you can treat at home. More serious toothaches are caused by dental and mouth problems that won’t get better on their own and will need to be treated by a dentist. Why is my toothache…

oral cancer

July 14, 2021

Oral Cancer Cancer is defined as the uncontrollable growth of cells that invade and cause damage to surrounding tissue. Oral cancer appears as a growth or sore in the mouth that does not go away. Oral cancer, which includes cancers of the lips, tongue cheeks, floor of the mouth hard and soft palate, sinuses, and pharynx…