Category: Oral Health

Back to Oral Care Basics with Moreno Valley Dentist

The relationship between a healthy mouth and overall health is proven, and studies continue to uncover evidence linking the two. Proper oral care, hygiene habits, and a healthy diet could prevent you from developing serious systemic diseases. When was the last time you reviewed your oral care basics? Here are a few helpful reminders and oral… Read more »

Corona Dentist Discusses Cavity-Combating Candy

As October approaches, Corona candy shelves are being filled with sweet treats capable of harming children’s teeth.  However, UCLA researchers discovered a new kind of candy: one that actually fights cavities. Combating a cavity with candy may sound like a crazy idea, but the herbal lollipop is already being made available for purchase. How Cavities… Read more »

All About Flossing from Your Moreno Valley Dentist

Would you go a week without brushing your teeth? If the answer is no, then why do many people neglect flossing for so long? Many dentists believe flossing is just as important, if not more important than brushing your teeth. Why? Our Moreno Valley dentists will explain the ins and outs of flossing, from why… Read more »

Riverside Dentists Discuss Academic Stress and Oral Health

Another school year just began, which means many students are hitting the books and letting their usual oral hygiene habits fall by the wayside. This is especially true during stressful exam weeks, when students often sleep less, consume more caffeine and tobacco, and experience a great amount of pressure and anxiety that can potentially cause… Read more »

Corona Dentists Discuss the Dangers of Tongue Piercings

A pierced tongue may look cool, but is it really worth the risk? You may end up facing nerve damage, drooling, infection, chipped teeth, taste loss, and tooth loss as a result of the piercing, according to the Academy of General Dentistry. Because of these potential health risks, your Corona dentists strongly advise against getting… Read more »

Moreno Valley Dentists Discuss the Prevention of Cavities

Reports show that one in five Americans have untreated cavities. The reason behind this lies in the fact that many people are not aware that they indeed have a cavity.  When a cavity is left untreated, the result is often costly and painful dental work, and eventually, tooth loss. In today’s blog, our Moreno Valley… Read more »

Moreno Valley Dentists Explain Orthodontics

As dentistry advanced and our knowledge of dental health grew, it became apparent that some aspects of dentistry required their own science to master. For instance, the position of your teeth and how they fit together can vary so widely, and influence so many other factors, that an entire branch of dentistry evolved around this… Read more »