Does Mouthwash Really Help?

Does Mouthwash Really Help?

You’ve probably heard a lot about the benefits of brushing and flossing, but what about mouthwash? Does mouthwash really help? Let’s talk about the benefits and uses of mouthwash so you can know when it’s something you might want to add to your dental care routine....
What is the Best Kind of Floss to Use?

What is the Best Kind of Floss to Use?

Flossing is important. Not only does it help to keep your teeth clean and cavity free, it can also help to keep your gums healthy and disease free, too. There are a lot of flossing options available, so what is the best kind of floss to use? Let’s talk about the pros...
6 Ways to Make Your Brushing Count

6 Ways to Make Your Brushing Count

Almost everyone does it. That quick breath check before an important conversation, interview or date. Has your breath been smelling extra strong lately? It may seem like a quick fix to pop a mint or stick of gum into your mouth and consider it dealt with, but did you...
6 Ways to Make Your Brushing Count

6 Ways to Make Your Brushing Count

Dentists recommend brushing your teeth regularly, usually 3 times a day or after each meal, but how do you make sure that you’re brushing with the proper technique and tools to make the most of your brushing? Here are 6 ways to make your brushing count. 1. Technique...
Is Fluoride Really Important?

Is Fluoride Really Important?

Although some may ask, “is fluoride really important?” It has proved its worth over the years. Called the biggest advance in dentistry of the 20th century, fluoride is a constant presence in dental care. In toothpastes, therapeutic mouthwashes, and water supply, it...
How Good Brushing Affects Gingivitis

How Good Brushing Affects Gingivitis

The early form of gum disease, gingivitis may sound alarming, but it is preventable, and when present, treatable. Read on to find how good brushing affects gingivitis, and what you can do to prevent or treat early gum disease. Gingivitis is Preventable Gum disease...