senior oral health Tag

Maintaining good oral health doesn’t just keep cavities away, it also prevents infections. Tooth infections happen when bacteria find their way inside a tooth through a crack or a cavity. Tooth infections can affect anyone, from children to young adults to seniors. Understanding the causes,...

Tooth loss is not a natural part of aging. Regular visits to your dentist allow for dental diseases to be detected and treated in their early stages, so you don’t have to suffer from complications like losing your teeth. As you age, maintaining good oral...

Many of us have to remind our kids, grandkids, and even ourselves that too much sugar will rot your teeth. While we all know that it’s bad for our dental health, what sugar actually does to our teeth isn’t as well known. If you’re having...

TMJ disorders can cause a myriad of uncomfortable problems, including frequent headaches, jaw stiffness, neck pain, earaches, and even tooth pain. However, experiencing tooth and jaw pain at the same time could also be a sign of tooth decay. In this blog post, we explain...

Does your dentist ever tell you that you should floss more? Flossing once a week or every couple of days simply isn’t enough, even if you’re brushing your teeth twice a day as recommended. Daily flossing is a fundamental part of good oral health, and...