Why use a Waterpik anyway?
I have decided to put together these Waterpik reviews because It is widely known that brushing alone does a poor job of cleaning between the teeth and I believe the Waterpik is a great tool for preventing decay and gum disease between teeth where your toothbrush can’t get to. Continue reading
“Pose” by Ian T. McFarland. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pose_(2010-10-13_by_Ian_T._McFarland).jpg
So you have lost a tooth, a few teeth, or maybe all of them and want to know how you can replace them? You may have lost the tooth quite some time ago and you finally want to do something about it or perhaps you know you will be losing a tooth soon after seeing your dentist or maybe you are in a lot of pain and you just want the tooth out. Whatever the reason for losing a tooth, you now want to know what your options are for replacing it. Continue reading
“Single crown implant” by Coronation Dental Specialty Group. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Single_crown_implant.jpg
If you are wondering what dental implants are, they are basically a screw made of titanium that is inserted into the bone in your jaw and then a fake tooth is attached to it. An implant is a great option to replace a missing tooth. It functions very well and looks practically identical to a real tooth. Continue reading
Photo credit: “Dental flossing 9344” Licensed under CC BY 2.5 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Dental_flossing_9344.JPG
If you are like most people, you brush your teeth once or twice a day, but when it comes to flossing, well, you basically just do it when something is stuck between your teeth. I have to admit that until I enrolled in dental school, this pretty much describes my oral hygiene routine as well! So I totally get where you are coming from. Continue reading