Braces aren’t just for kids; they’re for adults, too. And while you may have never pictured yourself with a “metal mouth” at this age, it is becoming more common for adults to get braces—and they’re not always the metal type either. Nearly 1 million Americans over 18 years of age visit an orthodontist and wear braces, so you definitely won’t be alone.

Vanillia Extract

Have you ever had a toothache? Sometimes it’s not easy to endure. What makes it especially difficult is when you are unable to see a dentist right away so they can take away the tooth pain.

But there are ways to relieve tooth pain while you wait to see a dentist–like using vanilla extract. Here’s how you can use vanilla extract for toothache relief.

obama

The government shutdown has ended and it’s time for all of us to look ahead toward the changes coming our way in 2014 concerning, most significantly, Obamacare—officially called the Affordable…

Healthy School Lunches

Updated: 2/5/2020 It’s a known fact that foods such as onions or garlic can cause halitosis, or bad breath. However, not all foods leave you with foul breath. In fact,…

Worst Soda for Your Teeth

Updated: 2/5/2020 48% of Americans drink soda daily, at an average of 2.6 glasses per day. That’s a total of 45 gallons of soda per year! As you can imagine,…

Are you looking for cheap dental care at a good dentist?

Whether you’ve just moved to a new area, purchased a new insurance plan, or haven’t been to the dentist in a while, finding an affordable, trustworthy dentist can be a trying process. Keep reading for some tips on how to find a cheap dentist.

Updated: 2/6/2020 Do your teeth hurt every time you eat something cold (or hot)? Does brushing and flossing cause you pain? If so, you may have a condition known as…

Stress

Updated: 2/6/2020 Are you afraid of going to the dentist? Studies show that about 15% of Americans suffer from dental anxiety or phobia. There are many different factors that may…

Updated: 2/6/2020 Dental hygiene is very important to overall health. However, dental care is most effective when done properly. Many people don’t realize that they’re taking care of their teeth…

Updated: 2/6/2020 Dental work is expensive. And while a dentist should always be seen for major issues, short-term solutions for more minor problems may be available at little to no…

toothbrushes

Updated: 2/6/2020 If you’ve ever walked down the dental hygiene aisle at the grocery store, then you know that there are many different options of toothbrushes available. Choices like electric,…