Have you ever had a dental cavity? Odds are high that you have. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, 92% of adults 20 to 64 have had a cavity at some point in their lives. If you’ve had a cavity, you’ve probably had fillings put into your mouth. And depending on … Continued
Your baby’s early years are full of exciting firsts – the first steps, first words, first Christmas or another holiday. But while most of these milestones are met with great fanfare, there’s one first that often gets forgotten altogether: the first visit to the dentist. Many parents don’t realize that babies need dental care sooner … Continued
Did you know the average American spends 38.5 days of their life brushing their teeth? That the hardest part of your body is your tooth enamel? That people who drink a lot of soda have more tooth loss than people who drink little or none? Fun facts about teeth like these create an interest in … Continued
No one ever expects to lose a tooth – at least not after the age of 12. However, this injury is more common than you might think; the American Association of Endodontists reports that more than 5 million children and adults in the U.S. have their teeth knocked out every year. A knocked-out tooth isn’t … Continued
A root canal is a dental procedure that helps repair teeth that have become infected. This procedure is common practice in the dental office; in the United States, dentists perform about 15 million root canals each year. However, that fact doesn’t make it any less scary to find out that you need one. Will it … Continued
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