How Do Braces in Orthodontics Work?

Braces

Dental braces are wire-based appliances that orthodontists use to correct crowded and misaligned teeth or jaws. Every day, we rely on a substance that’s harder than iron or steel, our teeth. If teeth are harder than steel, they must also be harder than bone. And if they’re harder than bone, then why does your jaw, […]

What Happens If You Don’t Brush Your Teeth?

Brush Your Teeth

We recommend that you brush your teeth for two minutes twice a day at 30 seconds per quadrant with a soft-bristled brush..That’s what’s recommended in the UK and Canada.There are certainly other countries that have different recommendations.For example, Korea recommends that you brush your teeth three times a day for three minutes within three minutes […]

What to Do When You Have A Dry Mouth?

Dry Mouth

Everyone has a dryness of the  mouth once in a while. It happens when we’re nervous, upset, or under stress. That’s perfectly normal. However, if you experience such a thing every day, your mouth is trying to tell you something. It is caused by a decrease in the amount of saliva produced.Here’s some it can […]

Sensitive Tooth

Sensitive Tooth

Tooth sensitivity is an oral disease in which the tooth is in contact with certain substances and with hot or cold temperatures is associated with toothache. Toothache in this condition is sudden and temporary. Pain starts in the tooth nerve. The sensitivity of the teeth is usually caused by erosion of the enamel or exposure […]

Denture Care Instructions and Tips

Caring for Your Dentures

Dentures replace lost or missing natural teeth that both improve your appearance and smile and improve chewing function. Dentures are cheaper than other options, such as implants (and crowns) and dental bridges, but require more caring for your dentures.Full dentures, to replace all your own teeth, fit snugly over your gums. They will help you […]