Category: Interesting Facts

Fascinating Facts about Smiles

Whether you notice it or not, you most likely smile dozens of times every day. Smiling is one of the most important forms of non-verbal communication. In fact, a poll conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry found that 99% of those questioned recognize the importance of smiling in their social interactions. Unattractive smiles negatively… Read more »

Woodcrest, CA Dentists Warn Against Late Night Snacking

If you like to burn the midnight oil in December with holiday parties, tend to nibble on a few of the cookies that you’re leaving out for Santa, or are a night eater no matter what time of the year, you should be aware of the cavity-inducing sucrose in your munchies. The  Woodcrest, CA dentists… Read more »

Sinus Infections and Toothache Confusion Cleared Up by Riverside Dentists

The hollow cavities that are located very close to the roots of your upper molars are called sinuses. You may be finding yours acting up during times of year when allergies are more prevalent. Believe it or not, people sometimes have toothaches when they have a sinus infection. Your Riverside dentists from Riverside Dental Group… Read more »

Is Your Swimming Pool Damaging Your Teeth? Riverside Dentists Explain

Do you have a pool, or access to one, that you look forward to spending plenty of time in this summer? Sitting poolside, reading a book while your kids jump in and out of the water, frolicking, playing, and being active in the warm sun is a quintessential summer image. Unfortunately, all of that swimming… Read more »

Come On, Get Happy, with Your Riverside, CA Family Dentists

Do you think you smile because you’re happy, or are you happy because you smile? It’s natural to think that a smile is just a side effect of feeling warm and fuzzy inside. However, the reverse can be true – the act of smiling can actually bring about a feeling of happiness. In fact, one… Read more »

Stress and Dental Health: A Quiz from Your Riverside Dentists

We relate stress to our physical health. Too much worry and tension could lead to high blood pressure, heart problems, and a lower quality of life, among other detrimental side effects. What about your teeth? Well, they can run the risk of damage from too much stress. Do you know why? Try this quiz from… Read more »

Riverside Dentists: Pumpkins Good for Teeth?

Pumpkins grace the doorsteps of numerous homes throughout America. Many of these pumpkins didn’t survive Halloween night due to rambunctious pranksters destroying countless vegetables in the name of fun and tradition. Although many people indulge in a slice of pumpkin pie around the holidays, many people remain unaware that pumpkins can benefit teeth. The dentists… Read more »