Caring For Your Dentures

If you have never worn dentures before, you may be tempted to think that just because they are not your natural teeth, the days of brushing your teeth are over. Actually nothing could be further from the truth. Food debris, plaque and bacteria can still build up on your dentures, just as they can on your teeth.In particular, food debris... read more »

Take Charge of Your Oral Health Care with Good Hygiene

Good oral health care consists of many factors. You can enhance and protect your smile with proper oral hygiene. For more information about oral health care, see below: - Be sure to keep an appointments for checkups and cleanings you have scheduled with your dentist. - It is essential to keep your toothbrush free of contamination from other brushes or... read more »

How Do Gum and Mints Help Your Bad Breath?

You may already know that having bad breath can be annoying and embarrassing. Still, would you be surprised to learn that bad breath could actually indicate a more serious problem? However, have you ever wondered if mouthwashes or chewing gums could help you improve your breath? However, please remember that these options won’t offer the same benefits as brushing. Generally,... read more »

Include Your Crown in Your Dental Hygiene Routine

A dental crown in Jackson, Mississippi, is a nearly perfect replica of the enamel layer of a tooth. Food particles and plaque will harden into tartar if they are not cleaned away from the crown. This promotes tooth decay and gum disease. The advanced form of gum disease, known as periodontitis, can cause your gums to recede from the base... read more »

Dental Care: Myths and Facts

Oral care is very important if you're interested in protecting your oral—or overall—health. Unfortunately, there are many dental myths that are widely accepted by the general public, which could lead to complications. To help you avoid some of these issues, our team is happy to reveal the truth behind these rumors. One common myth you may have heard is that... read more »