November is National Mouth Cancer Awareness Month

November is National Mouth Cancer Awareness Month

November is National Mouth Cancer Awareness Month. This month has been selected as the time to focus on mouth cancer awareness and prevention. According to the Oral Health Foundation on Mouth Cancer Awareness Month, almost 300,000 cases of this disease are...
Wearing a Mask Affects Dental Health

Wearing a Mask Affects Dental Health

Complaints about wearing a face mask are common and frequent. Now many dentists believe that a new issue related to dental health has surfaced. It has been aptly named “Mask Mouth.” Wearing a mask for several hours each day may cause dry mouth, which in turn can lead...
Do You Use Charcoal Toothpaste?

Do You Use Charcoal Toothpaste?

Charcoal in Oral Care Products There are several toothpastes currently on the market in the United States containing charcoal in one form or another. Each offers health and cosmetic benefits not available in other toothpastes. Manufacturers are making claims that...
Tips to Boost Immune System at Home

Tips to Boost Immune System at Home

Our bodies cannot function optimally without the support of a healthy immune system. Even without the threat of pandemic, during cold and flu season it becomes especially important to nourish our bodies with plenty of vitamins and minerals so as to decrease our...
Protect Your Dental Health During Flu

Protect Your Dental Health During Flu

It’s the time of year when everyone around you starts coughing and sniffling. Once you finally get sick, your teeth may not be on the top of your mind. But having a cold or flu can affect your oral health adversely. Here’s what you can do to keep your teeth and mouth...