Improper care of your teeth is linked to maladies such as gingivitis, halitosis, and even deadly infections. Like most people, you’ve probably learned since childhood that brushing and flossing must be performed multiple times daily. Despite this, so many people struggle with cavities, gum disease, and weakened enamel. Fortunately, there is much you can do to promote a bright, healthy smile.
If you are about to undergo a painful or uncomfortable procedure, talk to your dentist about signaling that you want to rest for a few minutes. Perhaps a hand motion would work. Most of the time, these signals won’t be necessary; however, knowing that these signals are available can do wonders in helping you relax during your session.
It is common knowledge that you should brush your teeth two times every day; however, you should also be aware that there are certain times when you need to brush more. One time is when you consume lots of sugar since it can protect against tooth decay and protect enamel. Continue reading