What You Need to Know About Plaque

You’ve probably heard about plaque before--especially if you’ve ever visited a dentist--but do actually know what it is? Do you know what you can do to keep plaque at bay, stop it from forming, and the effect plaque can actually have on your smile? Plaque is a soft substance that builds up on your teeth. Plaque typically forms when there’s... read more »

How Should I Treat Oral Sores?

Oral lesions in the mouth can appear in anyone, anytime. It is not an uncommon occurrence, and has various causes, including infection, inflammation, and even cancer. The most common causes, however, are viral and fungal infections. Following are a few of the most common origins of sores in the mouth, and how to treat them. Cold Sores or fever blisters... read more »

Tips And Facts About Flossing

We know that we are supposed to brush our teeth and floss them too, but many people often avoid the flossing part of an oral hygiene routine. However, flossing is an essential element for a healthy smile. When you regularly floss your teeth, you can clean away the plaque bacteria that infect gum tissue and produce tooth-decaying acids. Here are... read more »