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My gums are turning yellow, what causes this?

If your gums are turning yellow or are discolored, this is an indication of a serious health issue that needs to be addressed as soon as possible. In many cases, a yellow coating on your gum line is an indication that you have begun to develop gingivitis. Plaque and tartar builds up along the gum...

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Why Visit The Dentist?

Why Visit the Dentist Your teeth are an important part of your body and keeping them clean, helps your mouth and body stay healthy. Taking care of your teeth and visiting the dentist regularly will help keep your teeth healthy and maintain an attractive smile throughout your life. How often should I visit the dentist?

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My Tooth Smells Bad

A tooth may begin to smell bad for a number of reasons. The most common cause of this however, is tooth decay. When bacteria in the mouth begin to feed on the tooth, they can emit an odor and the tooth smells bad. Over time, this bacteria builds up on the teeth, feeding on the...

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    Oral Care and Your Overall Health

    Practicing good preventive dental care is important throughout your life, no matter what your age.  Maintaining good oral health at home along with scheduling your regular cleanings and exams will help keep your smile healthy for many years and possibly lead to better overall health. Better Oral Health May Mean Better Overall Health Improper oral...

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    How Chewing Gum Helps Fight Cavities

    How Chewing Gum Helps Fight Cavities Chewing gum is often associated with breath, but now it is proven that it curbs the odds of having cavities as well People have their own reasons for chewing gum. Many use it to have good breath. Others find it a good activity to kill time or overcome their...

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