Archive for December, 2013
Benefits of Flossing…Consequences of Not
As your dentist begins your cleaning, he or she never fails to ask – “have you been flossing regularly?” The American Dental Association recommends that you brush your teeth at least twice a day and floss once a day. Typically, we have no problem brushing twice a day. The flossing is what falls to the […]
What Causes Sensitive Teeth?
Photos in this blog Courtesy of FreeDigitalPhotos.net If you find yourself wincing in pain when you brush your teeth or drink something hot or cold, chances are you have sensitive teeth. Sensitive teeth are the result of the exposure of the softer, inner part of your tooth called “dentin” that lies under the tooth enamel, […]