The upkeep of your oral health gives you the opportunity to continue a full life when you open your mouth to smile or laugh. When your smile affects your confidence, you can find yourself being more withdrawn. Socially, poor dental hygiene maintenance can hold you back, so do what you can to ensure that your… Read more »
Category: Preventive Dentistry
Preventing Thanksgiving-Related Cavities
We love the holiday season, and look forward to Thanksgiving dinners as much as anyone. But! We also know that many of our favorite holiday meals contain high amounts of sugar and starch. Without care to safeguard your smile, this could mean tooth decay. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist talks about holiday-related cavities.
Avoid Diabetic Oral Complications
Diabetes is one of the most common issues that affects the health of Americans. Nearly 29 million Americans have to handle this struggle on a daily basis, and it can be a little confusing for many patients. This auto-immune disease affects the production of our hormone insulin, or its reception by our body. This hormone… Read more »
Use Your Benefits Before They’re Gone
For people with dental insurance coverage, there are a set amount of benefits available to use in a year, and without use they will simply expire at the end of the year. Instead of letting them vanish, why not put them to good use, so you start 2023 with your best possible smile. In today’s… Read more »
Avoiding Tooth Decay After Halloween
Dental cavities could cause serious problems for the health, function, and beauty of your smile. Without treatment, these could even mean infections! Which is why during the Halloween season, kids and adults alike need to care for their smiles. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist talks about preventing the onset of cavities after Halloween.
How Your Diet Affects Your Smile
When we think about how we eat and how that affects our oral health, we tend to focus on very recognizable sugars. Candy and soda seem to be the obvious culprits for cavities. And while that is all well and good, there are issues that arise with seemingly much more innocuous foods. Today, your Newhall,… Read more »
Spring Cleaning Starts With Your Teeth
Every year, we set out to utilize the spring as a way to refresh our lives. We spruce up our homes and our cars, and even start to think about whipping our bodies into shape for the pool. But why not start with a teeth cleaning? After all, your friends and your family certainly see… Read more »
What Happens When A Dental Emergency Occurs?
A dental emergency means you have dental damage and discomfort that needs immediate attention. Otherwise, complications could arise down the road, like tooth decay or even an infected or missing tooth. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist talks about how to ease your discomfort and when to see our team for treatment.
Ready For Your Last 2021 Checkup?
The end of 2021 is only a few weeks away, which means if you haven’t had a checkup visit in the previous six months, then you should give us a call. A checkup twice a year is essential for keeping smiles healthy and strong. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist talks about how we… Read more »
A Healthy Smile During The Holidays
The holidays are fun, but with them comes tons of sugary treats and starch-rich foods. Which means a greater risk of cavities in the weeks and months after the holiday season. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist talks about what your family can do to enjoy good oral health throughout this season!