Tag Archives: oral hygiene

Will Fluoride Toothpaste Prevent Cavities?

Did you know that your choice in toothpaste is one of the most important health decisions you can make? It’s true! In fact, the American Dental Association (ADA) recently confirmed what our practice has said for years…fluoride toothpaste prevents cavities! The cavity-fighting properties of fluoride hopefully isn’t news to you. While the mechanical action of … Continue reading Will Fluoride Toothpaste Prevent Cavities?

Periodontal Disease

Bleeding gums should not be considered “normal”, yet the National Institute of Health and the Centers for Disease Control have found that about half of Americans over the age of 30 have gums that bleed when they brush or floss. Bleeding gums could mean that you have periodontal disease. Periodontal diseases are caused by infections … Continue reading Periodontal Disease