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Top tips for your whitest smile

Every day we eat, drink, and do other things that can discolor our teeth. Most people don’t feel their best with a discolored smile, so it’s important to know what steps you can take to prevent losing your bright, white smile. Try using these tips to keep your smile at its best: Exercise moderation with [...]

By | December 14th, 2017|Healthy Body|

Starting young with healthy dental habits

Your kids may still have their baby teeth, but now is the time to make sure they are learning the best practices for dental hygiene. Starting your kids on the right foot early will help ensure that they are set up for long-term oral health. An important first step is teaching kids the proper way [...]

By | December 6th, 2017|Healthy Body|

Keep your smile healthy over the holidays

It’s that time of year again! The holiday season is upon us and hand in hand with the celebrating comes food and drinks that can be hard on our teeth. The sugary treats that are all around this time of year can cause tooth decay if preventative steps are not taken. According to the American [...]

By | November 21st, 2017|Healthy Body|

Top tips for your cleanest teeth

The evidence is piling up connecting oral health to overall health, and poor oral health has been shown to be linked to heart disease, diabetes, and pregnancy complications. A healthy oral hygiene routine is vital to your health and your quality of life, so make sure you are checking off each step in your care [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Healthy Body|

The Difference Between Dental Tartar and Plaque?

Many patients ask their dental professional what the difference is between plaque and tartar. Both plaque and tartar buildup are common dental problems. Significant plaque buildup can result in tooth decay and gum disease. Tartar is calcified plaque. Arming yourself with the facts can help you be smarter about how you care for your teeth. [...]

By | October 27th, 2017|Healthy Body|

PlaqueHD featured in The Huffington Post

Hi, We are pleased to share with you that Plaque HD was recently featured in an amazing Huffington Post article. The article tells the story of a dad and daughter with "weak teeth" and a "dentally-dramatic-patient-profile". It details how after years of brushing and still getting multiple cavities they were able to use Plaque HD [...]

By | October 26th, 2017|Healthy Body, News|

Why Does Tooth Sensitivity Occur?

Is a taste of ice cream or a sip of hot tea sometimes a painful experience for you? Does brushing or flossing make you wince occasionally? If so, you may have a common problem called "sensitive teeth", also referred to as dentin hypersensitivity. More than 40% of adults experience tooth sensitivity. Most people experience tooth [...]

By | October 19th, 2017|Healthy Body|

A checklist for your next dental visit

We all know that going to your dentist frequently is a great investment in your oral health and your general well-being, but what can you expect from the time you get to the office to the time you leave? Dental visits aren't just for cavities and teeth cleaning anymore. During a check-up, your dental hygienist [...]

By | October 12th, 2017|Healthy Body|

5 Dental Hygiene Tips For A Healthier Smile

Everyone wants to have a great smile which is why good oral hygiene is important! Having poor oral hygiene can lead to a variety of dental and medical problems such as gum disease, infection, bone loss, heart disease, strokes and more. Brushing your teeth every morning and night doesn't guarantee you're giving your mouth all [...]

By | October 5th, 2017|Healthy Body|

Oral Care During Pregnancy

Pregnancy affects nearly every aspect of a woman’s life, including her oral health. After you become pregnant, your hormones, especially progesterone, start to increase and change. Hormones do not affect just the growth of your little one; they also change the very chemistry of your body. This means during pregnancy it is more important than [...]

By | September 28th, 2017|Healthy Body|
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