Category: Oral Health

Improved Oral Health With Straighter Teeth

If you have a smile that is crooked and misaligned, it may make you feel less inclined to smile. Having a smile that you feel confident showing off may make it more likely that you smile. When you smile, you stimulate nerves in your face that can actually help you feel happier and less stressed…. Read more »

Should I Use A Lip Balm With SPF?

Summer is usually when people start putting sunscreen at the top of mind. However, whenever you are outside, you should think about protecting your skin from the sun’s rays. Along with wearing sunscreen on your skin, you should be protecting your lips with a lip balm containing SPF. SPF stands for “sun protection factor” and it… Read more »

Things To Know About Having A Crooked Smile

If you see a crooked smile when you look in the mirror, it may be affecting your confidence. However, even if your confidence is not shaken by the appearance of your smile, crooked teeth can negatively impact your oral health. The longer you wait to address it, the more of an impact it can have… Read more »

Orthodontics And My Overall Health

The health of your smile can impact your overall health. Straightening your teeth with orthodontic treatment can help to keep your smile healthy, which can keep help to keep your whole body healthy. Misaligned, crooked teeth can create problems for your oral health that can avalanche into problems for the rest of your body. Gum… Read more »

Is Red Wine Good For My Smile?

If you enjoy the occasional glass of red wine with a meal, you may have noticed how the drink leaves your smile stained red. A drink that stains your mouth may leave you questioning whether or not it is healthy for you. While you may have already read somewhere that red wine is good for… Read more »

Problems Caused By Grinding Your Teeth

Most people who grind their teeth do so during their sleep. If you are sleeping when you grind your teeth, how do you know if you are doing it? You may notice that you often wake up with headaches and/or a sore jaw and teeth. Maybe throughout the day that you find yourself clenching your… Read more »

Does Sparkling Water Affect My Smile?

Sparkling water, especially flavored sparkling water, is very popular right now. The drink has become a choice for those that want to get the bubbles of soda without the additional sugar. However, it has come into question of whether or not carbonation can weaken your teeth. There have been worries that any carbonation, including sparkling… Read more »

Improved Health With Straighter Teeth

When looking in the mirror, it can seem like a crooked smile only affects your appearance or that it can make you feel insecure about showing off your smile. While confidence in your appearance is important, crooked teeth can also cause harm to your health. Straightening your teeth can make them easier to clean, which can… Read more »

Keeping Healthy Smiles Over The Holidays

When the holiday season gets into full swing, it can be difficult to keep routines on track. Maybe you indulge in a few more treats or perhaps you skip a few things you normally would not skip. For the health of your smile and the health of your family’s smiles, it is important to remember… Read more »

Smile Problems Caused By Misaligned Teeth

Did you know that misaligned teeth can create problems for your smile that go beyond just your appearance? Misaligned, crooked teeth can increase your risk of developing problems like bad breath, chronic headaches, tooth decay, gum disease, TMJ disorder, and surface damage to your teeth. Straightening your misaligned teeth can help improve your appearance and… Read more »