Blog Archive

6 Signs That You May Have Gum Disease Aug 1st, 2019

Gum disease affects a wide number of Americans, but its signs are surprisingly easy to ignore. Because many people focus their attention on issues with their teeth instead and gum disease is frequently painless, it is possible to overlook the symptoms of gum disease until they’re quite serious. Unfortunately, while...

Don’t Suffer From Dry Mouth: 5 Xerostomia Remedies Jul 1st, 2019

Are you suffering from an uncomfortably dry mouth? If so, you’re likely dealing with the irritating effects of xerostomia. Xerostomia occurs when your mouth lacks enough saliva to keep itself thoroughly wet and moisturized. We’ll look at some of the common causes of xerostomia as well as some of the...

What Are the Effects of Sugar on Teeth? Jun 1st, 2019

Summer is here, and so is the ice cream! What better way to spend a Maryland summer than hanging out by the pool with some popsicles, a double scoop, or maybe a refreshing, cold soda? Unfortunately, your teeth don’t feel the same way about the summertime. This is because, for...

Five Reasons Why You Should Floss Every Day May 1st, 2019

Our mouths are something we use every day, so taking care of it should always be a top priority. Taking care of your mouth means you should routinely brush, floss, use mouthwash, and even visually check the appearance of your mouth for anything out of the ordinary. Believe it or...

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month Apr 1st, 2019

How often do you use your mouth in a day? How often do you eat, drink, or speak? How often do you smile? These sound like silly questions, right? But we often underestimate and undervalue the importance of our mouths and oral care. This is probably why oral cancer is...