Brace Face: Finding the Right fit for Your Kids’ Teeth

Brace Face: Finding the Right fit for Your Kids’ Teeth

Braces: some of us wanted them, some of us didn’t, some of us were lucky enough to never think twice about them. Regardless of what side of the aisle you fall on, though, it’s your responsibility as a parent to help your child adapt if he or she requires braces. No...
Do Your Painful Headaches Have a Dental Cause?

Do Your Painful Headaches Have a Dental Cause?

If you’ve ever experienced a nagging, painful headache, you know how frustrating the experience can be. When the discomfort doesn’t go away, it becomes difficult to get much of anything done. Sleeping is hard, talking hurts, working on your computer can be...

Teeth Grinding Home Remedies

Bruxism, or dental grinding, often occurs during sleep and is frequently caused by abnormal bites or missing or crooked teeth. According to recent estimates, it affects about 15-33% of people. If you grind your teeth at night, you might be wondering if there are steps...
What to do When you Lose a Tooth

What to do When you Lose a Tooth

Losing a permanent tooth can be a frightening experience. Don’t worry, though: there are ways to rescue the tooth and increase the chances that it will go back into your mouth. Here’s your quick guide:   If you’ve lost or loosened a tooth, don’t wait to get care!...
How to Handle a Dental Emergency

How to Handle a Dental Emergency

Let’s face it: nobody wants to deal with a dental emergency. From aches and pains to broken teeth, there’s no doubt that dental emergencies can be alarming and uncomfortable. Unfortunately, they happen, and understanding how to deal with them effectively is a critical...