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Breastfeeding and Dental Health

The Benefits of Breastfeeding for Your Baby’s Oral Health

Blog Highlights Breast milk is far easier for baby’s to digest than cow’s milk or formula  The actual act of breastfeeding helps to align baby’s teeth properly Breastfeeding carries a smaller risk of tooth decay for babies Research has shown that breastfeeding for at least the first six months reduces a child’s chances of developing […]

Oral Hygiene Smile

The Benefits of Good Oral Hygiene

Blog Highlights Gum disease or periodontal disease, which is inflammation of the gums, is an uncomfortable condition In order to combat gum disease and the other issues it can lead to, it’s important to take care of your mouth Fortunately, there are a few simple things you can do everyday in pursuit of good oral […]

Why do I get a Dry Mouth at Night..

On Preventing Dry Mouth When Sleeping

Blog Highlights Dry mouth is caused by a lack of saliva Dry mouth is usually a symptom of some other condition Dry mouth may not be a serious condition itself, but it can indicate more serious problems Millions of people suffer from dry mouth. In most cases, dry mouth is worse at night. Dry mouth […]

Bleeding Gums Orem Utah

Persistent Bleeding

Blog Highlights One of the main causes of bleeding gums is plaque buildup around the gum line Regular bleeding around the gums when flossing or brushing your teeth likely points to gum disease In addition to proper care at home, it is imperative that you visit your dentist at least once every six months Bleeding […]

Toothaches | Dentistry in Maricopa

Toothache: Knocked Out Teeth

Blog Highlights In many cases, knocked out teeth can easily be saved There are several things you need to do in order to save a knocked out tooth  If you can get to the dentist within 30 minutes, there is a higher chance of saving the tooth Knocked out teeth can be painful and time […]

Men with Toothaches

Toothaches: Mouth and Face Injuries

Blog Highlights  Your teeth are in a very vulnerable position  You’ll never be able to completely eliminate the risk of trauma to the face or mouth With any mouth or face injury it’s best to seek emergency dental or medial care Toothaches can occur for a number of reasons. One of the more serious causes […]

Why Is the Roof of Your Mouth Swollen?

Swelling and Mouth Inflammation

Blog Highlights There are two types of inflammation that occur in the mouth  Chronic swelling can damage your gums and surrounding bones The severity of your inflammation will determine the best course of treatment Mouth inflammation, also known as swelling, is your body’s natural way of responding to an injury. Inflammation helps the injured area […]

Sensitive Teeth – Causes and Solution

Sensitive Teeth

Blog Highlights Sensitive teeth are usually noticeable when brushing, eating or drinking  Desensitizing toothpaste can help to block the pain associated with sensitive teeth For severe pain, we may recommend a root canal Sensitive teeth are a common complaint among our dental patients at our Orem, Utah office. At some point in your life, you’re […]