Dental implants have made a major difference in people’s lives by enabling them to chew and eat properly, as well as restore their self-esteem. Improvements in dental care are numerous in the last few decades; however, millions of Americans still lose teeth due to tooth decay, periodontal disease, or injury. For a long time, the […]
Your dental health affects more than just your teeth and gums, it affects your overall health as well. You may not think that a cavity or infection in your gums can have an impact on something as major as your heart, but it can! Teeth that ache, bleeding gums, and bad breath are all indicators […]
Having strong teeth and healthy gums is critically important for general overall health and well-being. Health comes from a proper diet. Just as the food and vitamins you ingest build strong bones, your teeth and gums reflect what you eat as well. Food for strong teeth and gums can make the difference between a healthy […]
Cold winter air can do some major damage to your hair and skin, but did you know it can also affect your dental health? From preventing sensitivity pain to minimizing bacteria, our Cary dentists are sharing some dental tips for winter months that will keep your smile looking great! Prevent Sensitive Tooth Pain If cold […]
Goodbye, 2015! As we prepare to welcome in the new year, it’s important that we get everything squared away and use up all of our insurance benefits before the year’s end. You’ve spent the entire year paying your monthly insurance premiums, so why let your benefits go to waste?
The holidays are just around the corner, and if you’re still looking for the right gift or stocking stuffer, you’re in luck. Dental health gifts are a great option if you want something that is useful, affordable, and enjoyable to use. Our Cary dentists are sharing the best dental health gifts to give this holiday […]
Everyone knows that oral health is a key indicator of someone’s overall fitness. It’s important that you brush twice a day, floss every day, and visit the dentist often. With proper dental insurance, this is easy and relatively cost-free–but if you live without, dental visits can be ominous if not impossible.
The most wonderful time of year can be accompanied by some serious dental consequences. While it’s fine to stuff your face with delicious treats every once in awhile, keep in mind the effects that overindulgence on certain beverages and foods can have on your teeth.
Check out the best ways to prevent cavities while still have fun this Halloween!
With Halloween just around the corner, you’re probably shopping for candy to hand out to the kids. However, more parents and caregivers are trying to cut back on sugar, preferring children donate or even throw away all but a small amount of candy. This, coupled with the rising amount of food allergies means that traditional […]