Archive for May, 2020
Can I Pull a Loose Wisdom Tooth?
Wisdom teeth can cause pain at any age. Most of the time, these molars need to be removed. However, some people refuse to get theirs extracted professionally because they’re scared of experiencing pain. Is it possible to pull out your wisdom teeth without expert intervention? Find out in today’s blog. Removing Your Wisdom Teeth: Should […]
How Long After Tooth Extraction Can I Eat on that Side?
Before you undergo a tooth extraction procedure, such as wisdom teeth removal, it’s crucial to discuss the procedure at length with your oral surgeon. Although researching before surgery is beneficial, you don’t have to worry about becoming an expert. Your surgeon will provide you with in-depth aftercare instructions for your tooth extraction recovery. Learn more […]
Why Are My Teeth Rotting Even Though I Brush and Floss?
Do you brush, floss, and use mouthwash every day, only to still have a mouth full of cavities? Sadly, maintaining a proper oral hygiene regimen doesn’t guarantee you’re safe from rotting teeth. So, why do some people never seem to get cavities, while others can’t get away from them? Find out in today’s blog. Information […]
What Aggravates Sleep Apnea?
Do you snore loudly or feel exhausted after getting a good night’s rest? It might be time to discuss symptoms of sleep apnea with a doctor. Over 18 million adults in the U.S. have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in the U.S., according to the National Sleep Foundation. For most individuals who suffer from sleep-disordered breathing, […]
How Do You Know If Your Wisdom Teeth Are Coming In?
Wisdom teeth are the third molars in the back of one’s mouth. Generally, they don’t have enough room to emerge or develop normally, which is known as impaction. Impacted wisdom teeth can cause sharp pain, damage to neighboring teeth, and other oral problems. Discover more information on wisdom teeth below. Information on Wisdom Teeth Wisdom […]
What is the Relationship Between Oral Health and Systemic Diseases?
Oral health plays an integral role in your overall health because your mouth is the entry point for many bacteria. If you have plaque build-up, it can wreak havoc on other parts of your body due to the spread of bacteria and the inflammation it can cause, especially if you have a systemic disease. Continue […]
How Painful is a Dental Implant?
If you have a missing tooth, you may be interested in filling the gap. One of the modern ways dental offices are offering to restore smiles is with dental implants. Continue reading to learn about this innovative solution. Information on Dental Implants Dental implants are the closest you can get to natural teeth. They give […]
Is Oral Surgery Dangerous?
Oral surgery can be an intimidating prospect for most people, particularly when it involves anesthesia. Approximately 30 percent of people have concerns about pain related to dental procedures, and worry anesthesia won’t block it out, according to Healthline. Due to this fear, some people avoid oral surgery, worsening their dental health. Although you may not […]