Posts Tagged ‘ dental hygiene ’

Professional Football Players Dental Health Affects Performance

Poor physical health can affect a football player’s performance on the field, but what about their dental health? A recent study shows that many professional football players have poor dental health and that it could be causing performance problems. “This study provides the most reliable evidence that oral health within professional football is poor, and… Read More »

  • Posted on: Nov 4 2015

What To Avoid While Brushing Your Teeth

When you visit the dentist, he usually tells you what you need to do when you brush. Did you know there are actually things you should avoid while brushing? One of the most important things to avoid while brushing is brushing too hard. You could not only harm your teeth but your gums as well.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 23 2015

New Dental Book Could Inspire Kids To Brush

Dentists know that it takes a lot to get kids interested in dental hygiene. October is National Dental Hygiene Month and November 1 is National Brush Day, making now the time to introduce kids to dental hygiene. Dr. Mike King, also known as the fifth dentist, recently published a book called “Flossopher and the Brushing… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 22 2015

Should Schools Offer Dental Care?

A child’s dental hygiene is the responsibility of their parents, but if dental care was offered I school would it help make children more likely to car for their teeth at home? Dental care and hygiene  importance was once taught in elementary schools, but very few schools discuss is nowadays. This mean children only know… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 13 2015

Going Off To College? What Are The Dental Hygiene Risks?

Going off the college is a time when many young adults get their first taste or freedom and independence. It is also a time when they can put their health and hygiene to the side to focus on other things. A recent study showed that many college student neglect their teeth with they go off… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 18 2015

Taking Care Of Your Toothbrush

When you find a toothbrush that works and is comfortable to use, you want to make it last. To many people,  toothbrush is like a favorite hat or pair of shoes. Once you get it  broke in you want to keep it for as long as possible. Dentists suggest getting a new toothbrush every couple… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 13 2015

Are You Treating Your Teeth Right?

A healthy smile can take you a long way in life, but many people are not caring for their teeth properly and are sacrificing the health of their teeth and gum. Dentists warn that although people know the risks of improper dental hygiene, many do not care for their teeth properly. The best way to… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 7 2015

Tips For Choosing The Right Toothbrush

The best way to keep your teeth clean and your smile sparkling is to practice good dental hygiene habits. That means brushing your teeth regularly. If you are going to keep your teeth clean you need a good toothbrush. Not all toothbrushes are created equal and you need to choose the one you plan to… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 26 2015

Tips For Getting Your Kids Excited About Dental Hygiene

Kids aren’t always fond of the dentist or dental hygiene. The best way to ensure that your children follow a healthy dental hygiene routine is to make them interested in caring for their teeth and gums. There are a  few things you can do to get your kids excited about dental hygiene. Fun Toothbrushes Kids… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 12 2015

Dental Care Important During Pregnancy

Pregnancy can do a lot to a woman’s body and most women work hard to stay healthy and keep their baby healthy during pregnancy as well. Eating right and staying active are just a few of the things that can lead to a healthy pregnancy and an easy delivery, but dental care is also important.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 8 2015