My family's dental health is important to me. Unfortunately for me, it is not as important to my little ones. Getting my kids to brush and floss on a daily basis is almost like taking on an obstacle course. I talked to my family's dentist about different methods I could try to encourage them to brush and floss on a regular basis. Some of the tricks worked, some did not. After some experimentation and talking to other parents, I was able to come up with a lot of great tips for helping kids care for their teeth. I started this blog to help other parents get creative when it comes to their kids and dental care.
16 December 2015
If you need to have a front tooth covered with a crown, then your dentist is likely to offer two options: porcelain and composite resin. Both of these are tooth-colored materials, which is why they are good choices for visible front teeth. However, you should weigh the pros and cons of each option before picking the one that's best for you. Porcelain Crowns Porcelain crowns are a very strong choice that should hold up well to wear and tear.
26 November 2015
There are several types of dental implants available for patients, but many of them can take months to be completely inserted into your gums. However, there is a procedure which allows for the procedure to be completed in within an hour. If you are looking for a quick solution to missing teeth, here is what you need to know about Teeth-in-an-Hour. What Is Teeth-in-an-Hour? Teeth-in-an-Hour is a dental implant procedure that is specifically for patients with jawbone that is strong enough to support the implants.
26 October 2015
Showing a sparkling smile to the world does take some work, like visiting your dentist and keeping up with your regular dental hygiene. But sometimes that may not be enough time to give you the smile you want. Do not fret, because the following are 4 interesting ways to help whiten your smile. 1. Tropical Yellow You might think that whitening your teeth is a difficult task, but you may be able to do this by consuming a few pineapple slices or fresh pineapple juice.
7 October 2015
Swimming has been a favorite sport since the beginning of time. Unfortunately, with the luxury of a pool, you may need to make some choices because they can take a toll on your oral health. Research has uncovered several issues that may have a direct impact on the extent of the damages your body obtains from chemicals used to keep the water pH balances in line with what is required by law.
17 September 2015
If you are going to have a tooth extracted, learn all you can about the process. This will help you to be better prepared for the procedure and ready to take care of yourself properly once you get home. The information below will give you a better understanding of what you can expect when you go in to have your teeth extracted. At your first visit When you go in for your dental exam, the dentist, someone like Kenneth G Edwards, will take a good look inside your mouth.