18 Results for tag: tooth care

Dental Calculus: Being Wary Of Plaque

Daily brushing and flossing are the most important task we do in order to keep plaque at bay, for if we don't, then we will be having many problems dealing with dental calculus. Dental calculus, also known as tartar, gives plaque more room to hold on to and keeps us from effectively brushing our whole mouth.In today's ... More

Sugarless Chewing Gum: A Strong Ally

If you haven't started to think of chewing gum as a potential ally towards a better oral health, then you should do so now! Most of us would think of chewing gum as a sort of candy every time it is presented to us, but the truth is that, under the right circumstances, a chewing gum can provide you with very awesome benefits to ... More

Tips For Keeping Your Teeth Clean

Maintaining your pearly whites as clean as they can be is part of the duty if we wish to keep them for a lifetime. As such, in this article we are going to tell you about all of the ways and tips in order to do just that.We have asked our Los Algodones dentists as to what, why and when we should be doing these tips, and ... More

What Are Incipient Caries?

Greetings and Happy New Year, everybody! Today I want to tackle this topic of incipient caries, which in simple words is the early stage of tooth decay. You might have heard the name from the dentist or maybe found it somewhere, but if you have doubts about it, then you have come to the right place. As a little fun fact, it is ... More

Remedies For Toothache

There are times when the sudden pain of a toothache appears when you are unable to visit a dentist. So for these dreadful times of pain and agony, we have some remedies you can try to ease the discomfort.You will find that it is likely that you will have many of these at home. We aim to make them as accessible and quick ... More

Common Mouth Issues For Elders

No mouth stays the same throughout the years, that is, things change from time to time, especially for elders. As we grow older, it is common for new problems arise. It is important to know what we are dealing with and how to keep our mouth healthy through good habits.With this article you shall know a little bit more about ... More

Teeth Whitening: What To Know

We all wish to have our teeth like those of a movie star's: pearly white and bright. But sadly, there are many reasons why teeth would darken over time, such as age, food and oral habits. That is where teeth whitening comes useful for us.Teeth whitening is a procedure that is very common and quite preferred by many. People ... More

Flossing Alternatives: Water Flossing

Today, we shall take a look into one of flossing alternatives:  water flossing. As an alternative, water flossing accomplishes the same as flossing normally with a piece of thread. The only thing that changes is the way you do it.These alternatives are very helpful as flossing is not always something you can do, either for ... More

A First Look At Dental Sealants

For those who do not know what dental sealants are, then you are in the right place. Dental Sealants are quite popular as they are recommended by dentists to children, mostly because they are prone to eating sweets constantly. And even as adults, the possibility of considering getting dental sealants is there.So for today's ... More

Chipped Tooth: What To Do?

Having a perfect smile is always a desirable thing, so chipped teeth have to be dealt with! Beyond just aesthetics, if someone just happens to lose a piece of their teeth, it has to be taken care of immediately.A chipped tooth is usually caused by falling, receiving a hit or biting too hard on something. In the case of this ... More