Category: Oral Health

Improve Your Flossing In 2016

Do you give a second thought to your dental flossing habits? Perhaps flossing is a task you perform occasionally when something is stuck between your teeth or when you’re feeling like it’s time to up your preventive care game. The good news is that as long as you are flossing once a day, you’re already doing a… Read more »

Simple 2015 Smile Checklist

The end of the year is fast approaching, which means 2016 will soon be here. As you know, this is a wonderful time to reflect on the year that has passed, making decisions about how you will approach life in the New Year. As you spend some time thinking about all that has happened, we… Read more »

Mysterious Headaches? Think “TMJ Disorder”

Headaches aren’t always the first thing people think of when they think of dental discomfort, but many people with seemingly-unexplained headaches can blame an oral health issue. Aside from trouble with your jaw’s movement and varying types of pain, headaches are another common sign of a jaw dysfunction known as TMJ disorder. The condition affects… Read more »

Are your Fillings too High?

Have you ever gone to the dentist to receive a filling? Chances are the doctor asked if the filling felt too high before sending you on your way. Occasionally, fillings can be placed too high causing discomfort for patients. Tooth pain can leave patients unable to enjoy life to the fullest. Day-to-day activities can be… Read more »

Are you Brushing Teeth Efficiently?

When the modern toothbrush was invented several hundred years ago, oral hygiene enthusiasts were happy to make the chance from animal hair tooth brushes or chewing sticks. Boar’s hair bristles were the most commonly used toothbrushes up until the early twentieth century. Fortunately, now we have a plethora of toothbrush options in most stores. However, not all… 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 »

Coffee and Dental Health: Good News/Bad News

As you bask in the heat of mid-summer, if you are a coffee drinker, outside temperature probably doesn’t make a difference. You will enjoy your morning “joe” whether it’s 100 degrees, or 10 degrees outside. Of course, throughout the day in hotter months, you probably reach for more cold and refreshing drinks such as iced… Read more »