Health

What Is Periodontal Gum Disease?

2020-10-01T06:54:28+00:00 October 1st, 2020|Categories: Blog, Clear Aligner, Getting Started with Aligners, Health, Teeth Straightening|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Nowadays, the majority of people are taking better care of their teeth than ever. But often, people only actually know the basics when it comes to dental care. We know that we should brush our teeth for two minutes in the morning and for two minutes before we go to bed. We know that we

Common Dental Emergencies And What You Should Do During Them

2020-09-23T10:19:45+00:00 September 23rd, 2020|Categories: Blog, Clear Aligner, Getting Started with Aligners, Health, Teeth Straightening|Tags: , , , , , , |

When it comes to dental care, most of us know the usual routine. We should see our dentist and hygienist once every six months, or once a year at least so that they can survey the overall health of our mouth. This appointment also provides the opportunity for them to diagnose any problems, schedule any

Crooked Teeth: What Can You Do About Them?

2020-09-18T05:09:28+00:00 September 18th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Clear Aligner, Getting Started with Aligners, Health, Teeth Straightening|Tags: , , , , , , |

Table of Contents What Causes Crooked Teeth? Genetics Bad Oral Health as a Baby Thumb Sucking Tongue Thrusting Mouth Breathing Trauma Allergies Problems Associated With Crooked Teeth Troubles with Self-Esteem Pain and Discomfort Problems with Speech Excessive Wear and Tear Poor Oral Health How to Get Straight Teeth Metal Braces Ceramic Braces Lingual Braces

The Importance of Dental Health for Men

2020-09-04T13:05:14+00:00 September 6th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Dental hygiene, Health, Oral Health, Teeth Brushing, Teeth Straightening|Tags: , , |

According to research from the American Dental Association, men are far less likely than women to seek preventative dental care, and often neglect their dental health for years at a time. This is becoming a serious issue within the dental industry and is something that it’s important to raise awareness of. Their research also

Does Sugar Cause Tooth Cavity

2020-09-04T12:50:15+00:00 September 4th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Dental hygiene, Health, Oral Health, Teeth Brushing, Teeth Straightening|Tags: , , , |

We all know that sugar is bad for your teeth and if you drink lots of fizzy drinks and eat lots of sweets, you are likely to be visiting the dentist soon. But it’s not just the sugar itself that causes a tooth cavity, it’s the complex chain of events that happens in your

Value of elderly dental care and why it matters

2020-08-27T06:32:11+00:00 August 27th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Dental hygiene, Health, Oral Health, Teeth Brushing, Teeth Straightening|Tags: , , , , |

As we age there are a number of changes that occur in our bodies, as well as a number of things that we can let fall slightly by the wayside. However, when we age, letting our dental health slip is something that we can’t afford to do. Our dental health is connected to the health

The Link Between Gum Disease and Heart Health

2020-08-20T11:32:41+00:00 August 20th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Dental hygiene, Health, Oral Health, Teeth Brushing|Tags: , , |

For many years, the connection between gum disease and heart disease has been investigated. Research has suggested that people with poor oral health such as those with gum disease are at risk of developing valve or coronary heart disease or making their cardiovascular condition worse. What is gum disease? With gum disease (also referred

Your Complete Guide to NightOnly Clear Aligners

2020-09-12T07:34:32+00:00 August 5th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Clear Aligner, Getting Started with Aligners, Health, Teeth Straightening|Tags: |

Table of Contents What Are Clear Aligners? Can You Wear Aligners at Night? What’s the Difference Between NightOnly and Regular Clear Aligners? Wear Time Treatment Time Price Benefits of Using NightOnly Clear Aligners Are These Teeth Straightening Method Safe? How to Use Night Braces for Teeth Who’s a Good Candidate for Nighttime Aligners? How

Teeth Shifting: What can you do to stop them

2020-09-04T18:25:27+00:00 July 30th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Health, Oral Health, Teeth Brushing|Tags: , , , , |

Noticed that your teeth are moving? It’s not your imagination.Teeth shifting is a natural process that happens to us all. Usually, this shifting is gradual and causes no problems.However, certain factors may cause teeth to shift more rapidly, which may start to become a concern. Teeth may start to move in unwanted directions leading to

6 Things You Shouldn’t Do With Your Teeth

2020-08-30T18:35:36+00:00 July 25th, 2020|Categories: Aligner Care, Blog, Health, Oral Health, Teeth Brushing|

Your teeth may be the hardest part of your body, but they can still experience damage. You are probably used to frequently using them for things you don’t think twice about, most of which are not good. You might not know that some of those habits are bad for you, so here are six