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6 Tips To Prevent Bad Breath

1. Brush your teeth twice daily for two minutes 2. Brush your tongue 3. Flossing once a day 4. Drink a sufficient amount of water to keep your mouth hydrated 5. Replace your toothbrush every three months 6. Visit you… Read More

Cold Sores

Cold Sores Cold sores are red, fluid filled blisters caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV)-1. The initial infection of the virus can be accompanied by flu-like symptoms and painful blisters that are generally clumped together in patches around the… Read More

Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is a condition in which the salivary glands don’t produce enough saliva to keep the mouth lubricated. Dry mouth can be caused by recreational drug use, tobacco and alcohol use, aging, certain medications, radiation therapy and other health… Read More

What is a Tooth Abscess?

A tooth abscess is a pocket of pus that forms around the root or bone of an infected tooth. An abscess occurs when bacteria invade the pulp (the nerves and blood vessels) of the tooth and then spreads to the… Read More

Dental Injuries Can Be Prevented

Children love running around, playing and being on their feet always. With their increased activity level, dental emergencies and injuries can occur. According to research, the highest risk for injuries happen when children are at the ages of 1 to… Read More

Bad Breath

Bad breath (also called as Halitosis) is caused primarily by volatile sulfur compounds, specifically hydrogen sulfide and methyl mercaptan, which result from degradation of sulfur containing proteins. The foul smell may have its origin within the mouth or might be… Read More