Our teeth are incredibly strong. They constantly endure extreme temperature and pressure from the chewing, crunching, and biting we do. Still, everyday wear and tear and the natural aging process take a toll on our teeth.
Month: June 2011
6 Healthy Habits for Optimal Oral and Overall Health
Tooth decay is among the leading causes of tooth loss for Americans, and it can open the door to developing serious overall health problems.
Just as healthy habits can help to ensure your overall healthy, healthy dental habits can safeguard against tooth decay and avert other dental problems, as well.
To minimize your chances of developing tooth decay, stick to these 6 healthy dental habits.
A Few Facts About Fluoride
Dental fluoride is a routine part of most dental cleanings and exams at many dental offices. For some time, however, the use of fluoride has been a debate among dental and health professionals.
The question remains: Is fluoride good for you and your teeth, or not?
Well, the answer is yes. Fluoride contains a protective component for your teeth, but it can be harmful in certain circumstances, as well.