Gum Disease

Definition Gum disease is an inflammation of the gum line. It can affect the bone that supports and surrounds your teeth. There are three different stages of gum disease, gingivitis, periodontitis, and advanced periodontitis. Signs & Symptoms Loose teeth Bad breath or taste in the mouth Receding gums (moved away from the tooth) Visible puss surrounding gums and teeth Swollen, …

Few Facts You Must Know About Root Canals

*Don’t ignore tooth pain, it’s your dental alarm!* 1. A root canal can be quick! It does not necessarily have to take a large number of dental visits. Of course, it depends on the tooth’s condition, but it can be completed in just a couple of sittings. 2. Pain does not magically vanish after a root canal. You may experience …

How to Get Rid of Bad Breath

Nothing ruins a social encounter more than bad breath. Cure your bad breath troubles with these 9 tips. 1. Brush and Floss More Bad breath can be caused by bacteria-filled plaque as well as bits of food trapped between teeth. Brushing and flossing more can help get rid of these things but make sure not to overdo it. Too much …

What Causes Bad Breath

There are many foods such as onions or garlic that you can eat and smell for hours after you’ve eaten them. It’s not your fault. You’ve brushed, flossed, rinsed, and have tried every other method you know to achieve fresher breath. The process in which the food is broken down actually starts in the mouth. When these particles enter into …