Category: Nutrition

Want a Brighter, Healthier Smile? Get Some Sun this Summer!

When it comes to tooth loss, prevention means ensuring that your smile remains clean and disease-free with a diligent oral hygiene routine. It also means ensuring that your teeth, gums, and jawbone receive enough necessary nutrients to keep your mouth healthy and operating properly. But what does a brighter, healthier smile have to do with… Read more »

Oral Care Efforts Beyond Brushing Teeth

Do you make a habit of brushing your teeth twice a day? Many people maintain consistent brushing habits, but might need to shoot for an extra mile or two to reach impeccable oral health. Besides brushing,what else contributes positively or negatively to your health? The Corona dentists, at Dental Associates of Corona will share a few ways you can enhance your routine,… Read more »

Certain Foods Can Protect your Smile

Do you ever wonder if all of your healthy eating also provides nutrients for your teeth? Fortunately, there’s a multitude of overall health benefits to eating fresh, orgainic fruits and vegetables as a large part of a balanced diet. You should beware, however, that certain fruits and vegetables can cause damage to your tooth enamel. Highly acidic… Read more »

Enjoy National Candy Month but Don’t Forget About Dental Health

June is National Candy Month, and we all have our vices. Unfortunately, too much sugar plays a big role in cavities. Children are the main prey of candy companies. Kids don’t have a natural tendency to feel concerned about how what they consume affects their health. Candy is marketed with bright colored packaging and fun… Read more »

Children’s Nutrition for Better Oral and Overall Health

One of children’s favorite foods is often a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Thought of as a wholesome and nutritious staple, unfortunately, the peanut butters, jellies, and breads manufactured these days tend to have a lot more sugar than you might imagine. Today is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day, so we’re going to take… Read more »

Spice Up Your Life to Fight Gum Disease

Gum disease is a prevalent condition that dentists see in their offices every day. Inflammation from a bacterial infection is at the root of periodontal disease. One natural way to help combat inflammation is the addition of more spices to your diet. Spices are generally inexpensive and easy to find in a wide variety at… Read more »