• Oral Cancer Awareness Month 2019: Understanding the Risk Factors & Symptoms

    April is oral cancer awareness month. And in 2019, we wanted to bring awareness to the increased prevalence of these cancers and how you can better prevent such devastating health concerns. Oral cancers of the mouth and upper throat (oral and oropharyngeal) kill nearly one person every hour and those who survive often suffer severe

  • The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Best (and Worst) Foods for Your Teeth

    We all know that a balanced diet is key to your overall health, but did you know that our food choices also play a major role in preventing tooth decay and gum disease? While some foods encourage tooth decay, others can actually help to prevent plaque buildup and strengthen teeth. Choosing a diet that’s good

  • 5 Root Canal Myths Debunked

    For most people, the idea of getting a root canal is intimidating at best and terrifying at worst, but the procedure is much easier than it sounds and shouldn’t be scary. There are plenty of myths circulating about root canals which can make them seem worse than they are and actually prevent patients from getting

  • What Causes Bad Breath Even After Brushing Your Teeth

    Bad breath can be incredibly embarrassing. It’s one thing when you know the culprit: you haven’t been brushing or flossing your teeth as often as you should, but what happens when your bad breath persists even after brushing? There are a number of causes of bad breath even after brushing like health conditions, certain foods,