Every time you go to the dentist, you get asked the same set of questions. While answering honestly about how often you brush isn’t difficult for most of us, a surprising amount of people falter when it comes to telling the truth about how regularly they floss their teeth. We all know we’re supposed to … Continued
Did you know that tooth decay is second only to the common cold when it comes to the most common medical ailments facing Americans? Cavities are incredibly prevalent in the population and nearly everyone will have at least one—if not multiple—at some point in their lives. Prevention is key when it comes to cavities, and … Continued
Sometimes it seems like society is obsessed with losses and gains. From products and diets designed to help you lose fat to celebrity fitness coaches encouraging muscle and strength gains, our bodies are a battleground for picking up and dropping different things they contain naturally. Enamel is the protective covering your teeth, and while muscle … Continued
Visits to the dentist not only protect your child’s teeth, but they also ensure your child doesn’t need to miss school as a result of oral health issues like cavities! This is why the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois State Board of Education require children of certain age groups to have dentist … Continued
Toothaches are rough for anyone. Not only can they be severely painful, they inhibit our ability to think straight, concentrate, and—possibly most importantly—enjoy eating. A toothache can derail your whole day because the pain can be tricky to soothe. In most cases, there’s an underlying cause that needs to be treated by a dentist for … Continued
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