Build Stronger Teeth

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Build Stronger Teeth

Everyone knows the basics of good dental care. Brush your teeth after every meal, floss every day, see your dentist at least twice a year. It sounds simple. But what if you still don’t have strong, healthy teeth? Weak enamel can be a genetic weakness, or it can be caused by other conditions, like Celiac disease. I’ve always had weak enamel, so I started looking into ways that I could increase the strength of my teeth, and found that dietary changes could make a big difference. I started this blog to share my experience, and to talk about other ways you can make your teeth stronger and healthier. There are lots of things that you can do to improve your dental health. You just have to find them.


Teeth Straightening Options For Your Child

If your child's dentist has told you that your child should be put in braces so they can straighten out their teeth, then you'll be put in the position of helping to decide which type of braces are going to be the ones they have put on. There are a number of options to choose from and each of them comes with their own set of benefits, as well as other considerations you'll need to think about. Read More 

Options For Improving The Color Of Your Teeth

Your teeth don't have to remain yellow or discolored. If you are concerned about the appearance of your teeth because they are not as white as you would like, you can try several different teeth-whitening methods. Here are a few options that are available to improve the look of discolored teeth: Oil Rinsing Oil can be used to help remove oil-based stains from your teeth. In the same manner that you swish a traditional mouth rinse about your mouth, you can move an edible oil about your oral cavity. Read More 

Three Reasons Your Dentist Really, Really Wants You To Quit Smoking

As a smoker, you're probably used to others telling you that you need to quit in order to save yourself from lung cancer or heart disease. Perhaps you've thought of quitting, but these diseases seem so obscure and far away that you've had a hard time conjuring up the motivation. Well—here's yet another reason to put down those cigarettes once and for all: it's horrible for your oral health. Here are three specific reasons why your dentist's advice is sure to be " Read More 

3 Ways To Customize Your “Metal” Braces So They Are Virtually Unnoticeable

If you have always had a few crooked teeth and your parents didn't opt to have them straightened when you were a child or teenager, then you may think that you are doomed to flashing a smile you are not proud of for the rest of your life. While you likely know that you can get braces as an adult, you may worry that metal braces will make you look younger than you are and hold you back in the career world or that the look of them will just make you feel even less confident about your smile than you already do. Read More 

2 Ways Your Child’s Teeth May Become Misaligned

When it comes to your child's teeth, you may be concerned about their alignment. Braces are sometimes necessary due to the way that your child's teeth naturally come in, but they can also be required because of dental alignment changes that are caused by negative habits or practices. Here are a few negative practices in which your child may be engaging that could eventually cause crooked teeth. Using the Thumb as a Soothing Mechanism Read More