Category: Preventative Dentistry

Fresh Breath For A Fresh Year

Imagine being told your breath is bad. Do you cover your mouth and run away embarrassed? Maybe you immediately reach for a piece of gum or peppermint. Or perhaps you’re one of those people who embrace it, letting the smell define who you are. Bad breath, though, is not something to be proud of. While… Read more »

Caring For Your Smile: To Recycle Or Not?

You already have a pretty solid foothold on how to limit waste in your household, which means you are certainly participating in some amount of recycling! When it comes to many of the products you use on a daily basis, you’ve got the sorting, the trashing, the recycling, and the composting down to a science!… Read more »

Bruxism: Questions You Keep Wondering About! 

Bruxism disorders seems like a simple issue at first glance. You get it. You’re not trying to grind or clench your teeth but you’re doing it every day (or nightly) because you cannot control the muscle movements that are taking place. Fortunately, you also know that our Lake Orion, MI team offers bruxism treatment to… Read more »

Chewing Pain, Chewing Strain, And Fixing The Issue!

You know on an instinctual level that your chewing … it shouldn’t be a problem. It should just be something you do really without thinking too much about it. After all, you do a lot of it! This process lets you eat food, which is essential for your daily nutrition intake! It shouldn’t hurt, it… Read more »

Sugar And The Stuff You Should Really Remember

It’s extremely rare that you run into someone who makes a “yuck!” face, when sugar is mentioned. Most people love it! It’s sweet, it’s delightful, it’s a main ingredient in many delicious desserts, beverages, and more! With that said, it’s also rare that you run into someone who really feels completely confident in terms of… Read more »

Receding Gums: What’s Really Going On?

You may have heard of receding gums before and you may have gotten the (correct) sense that this isn’t a good thing. However, as for what’s going on with your gums, should recession begin to affect you, and the why behind this change, you may feel like you’re still very unsure about the details. Of… Read more »