Oral Health

The Trick to Sweets

Halloween Candy and your teeth

It’s October, which means that soon you and your kids will be thinking about costumes, class parties, and of course, trick-or-treating! Candy and cavities have a long-standing relationship—one you most likely remind your kids about when they come home to sort through their Halloween haul, but what are the effects of sugar on our teeth?

 

Questions You Should Ask Your Dentist at Your Next Checkup

Questions to ask your dentist

Dentists are usually the ones asking questions during your appointments, and when your mouth is free of hands and tools, it’s important to ask them questions too! Poor dental health can affect your overall health, so asking your dentist for a few of the following tips at your next check-up is one way to ensure that your oral health is the best it can be.

What can I do To Improve My Dental Health?

How Oral Health Impacts Your Overall Health

How Oral Health Impacts Overall Health

Good dental care and oral health can impact more than just your teeth and gums. We’re always worried about cavities when we visit the dentist, but the causes of cavities can also lead to complications in other parts of the body. Bacteria in the mouth can build-up and cause infections, such as tooth decay and gum disease. Then, that tooth decay and gum disease can prevent your body from fighting illness. Oral health plays an extremely important role in your overall health and well-being.

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