Why Tooth Care is So Important Even When They're Healthy

  • Everything You Need To Know About Soda Pop And Its Link With Poor Oral Hygiene

    10 February 2015

    When soda pop first entered the market, it was considered something of an occasional treat. Today, soda pop has secured its status as a drink consumed regularly in a staggering number of North American households. Given this information, it is quite important that you ask yourself: what period of time elapses between your consumption of sodas? Read on to learn about the dire effects that soda pop can and does have on your teeth.

  • Can You Spot The Signs And Symptoms Of Burning Mouth Syndrome?

    19 January 2015

    While some mouth pain is easy to diagnose, the chronic burning sensation and loss of taste that accompany burning mouth syndrome can be more challenging. If you've taken an impatient sip of hot tea or bitten into a piping hot cookie, then the burning pain that follows is uncomfortable, but has a clear cause - that first, painfully hot bite. Chronic burning pain in the mouth, lips or gums, however, is different, and may be caused by a variety of issues.

  • Living With Dentures: 9 Foods To Eat And Avoid

    7 January 2015

    Your dentures need to be replaced every four to five years. To help ensure your dentures go the distance, it is important that you eat the right foods. Here are some of the best and worst foods for your dentures.  Coffee and tea. Both beverages contain caffeine which can cause dry mouths in large quantities. Dry mouth can cause irritation while wearing your dentures. Keep your coffee and tea drinking to moderate levels to avoid discomfort.