Adjusting to Dentures

3-Step Home Remedy For Naturally Treating Your Trench Mouth Symptoms

When you have trench mouth, or acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, you may find the symptoms unbearable. The painful ulcers, bleeding gums, and horrendous breath may have you seeking relief. If you are searching for a way to treat these symptoms at home, use the following three-step home remedy using natural ingredients. Step 1:  Brush With Baking Soda, Salt, And Peroxide Paste The salt and hydrogen peroxide in this homemade toothpaste will kill the germs causing your trench mouth. Read More 

3 Denture Costs To Consider

When you first think about getting dentures, the price and the process can be overwhelming. The best way to sort through the fact and fiction is to talk with your dentist about your unique case. However, if you want to do some longterm financial planning now, here are the myths about denture cost that you should be aware of.  You Don't Have to Have All of Your Teeth Removed Before Fitting  Read More 

4 Things You Need To Know About Jawbone Osteomyelitis

Jawbone osteomyelitis is the medical term for an infection of the jawbone. This serious condition is often the result of untreated tooth decay which has progressed into a dental abscess and then spread to the jaw. Here's what you need to know about this life threatening infection.  How does tooth decay lead to a jawbone infection? Tooth decay is a common problem, but that doesn't mean that it's not a serious one. Read More 

What To Do If Your Cheerleader Has Their Teeth Knocked Out

As you probably already know, competitive cheerleading is the most dangerous sport for females. Today's cheerleaders are thrown high in the air, perform complicated tumbling routines and lift and catch other team members. So it's not unusual for a flying elbow or errant foot of a flier to smash out a base cheerleader's teeth or break a nose. In fact, according to the New York Times, the number of emergency room visits involving injured cheerleaders has more than doubled since the early 1990s. Read More 

4 Teeth-Whitening Trends That Can Seriously Harm Your Teeth

You likely see posts on your social networking sites and on blogs that tout the biggest new teeth-whitening trends and how great they work. Most of these remedies are cheap and require only items you already have at home, which can lead you to immediately trying them before looking into whether they really work or not. Be careful, because many are not only ineffective, but they can actually greatly damage your tooth enamel. Read More