4 Popular Food and Drinks that Cause Yellow Teeth

It’s not necessarily your dental habits that is going to have the greatest impact on your teeth. It’s your lifestyle habits. Basically, you are affected by what you eat and drink. In this article, we highlight four popular food and drinks that promotes yellow teeth. If you are in the business of whitening your teeth, it is best to avoid these food and drinks or consume them less frequently. A lot of these food and drinks contain chemical agents that … Read more

Do I Have Dry Socket? How Can I Tell After Teeth Extraction

Whenever you have a tooth extracted, you are potentially at risk of getting something called a dry socket. Once a tooth pops out, a blood clot forms over the extracted area. In order for the hole to heal completely, the blood clot must not be dislodged because it serves as a protection layer for the bones and nerves underneath. It is natural to be a little worried over whether you are affected by a dry socket condition. For example, some … Read more

Natural Home Remedies for Painful Dental Tooth Abscess

Tooth abscess is an extremely painful dental condition when pus builds up in your teeth or gums. Pus that forms in your teeth is known as periapical abscess and pus that forms in your gum is known as periodontal abscess. There are several ways for tooth abscess to form but the main cause is due to bacterial infection in your mouth. It’s pretty easy to identify a tooth abscess. Along with the severe pain, you will notice a faint white … Read more

How to Strengthen a Slightly Loose Permanent Adult Tooth

Do You Have A Slightly Loose Tooth? A slightly loose permanent tooth can be a big nightmare for adults. There are several reasons why an adult tooth may have become loose. The most obvious cause is physical collision. However, if that wasn’t the reason why for having a loose adult tooth, here are a few alternative causes to evaluate. In most cases, you’ll have to visit the dentist in order to have loose teeth tightened or strengthened but there are … Read more

How I Whitened My Yellow Teeth with Braces in a Few Weeks

How to whiten teeth with braces? It seems like an impossible task because the braces get in the way. It is a huge nightmare for people who need to have teeth braces on for a long period of time. Is it even possible to whiten the yellow teeth that are covered by braces? I was having such dental issues for some time. I’ve had braces on for a few months and I started to notice how the shade of my … Read more

4 Natural Food that Boost Your Teeth Whitening Effort

Earlier, we covered four popular food and drinks you should avoid to boost your teeth whitening effort. This time, we want to highlight four natural food you should include in your daily diet. Your eating habits have a very big influence on your teeth condition. What you eat is what you get. I recommend the following food for several reasons. First, a few of them have natural abrasive surfaces and this helps with getting rid of stains on the teeth … Read more

Real Answer: Can You Chew Gum While Having Braces?

Search this question on the internet and you will have plenty of conflicting views on whether you can or cannot chew gum while you have braces on. In the end, what should matter most is the opinion of your dentist because everyone deals with difference circumstances but here is some food for thought for when you decide whether you should chew that packet of gum chilling in your pocket. Argument: Should Chew Gum According to some reports, chewing gum can … Read more

3 of the Best Over-the-Counter Teeth Whitening Kits

Personally, I only recommend over-the-counter teeth whitening as a very last resort. Your mouth may feel uncomfortable if your teeth are sensitive to a sudden change in chemical balances. OTC teeth whitening kits are extremely effective at teeth whitening through the process of bleaching. Before you use any of the products below, make sure you get the approval of a certified dentist. When you use these teeth whitening kits, make sure you have a lot of time on your hands. … Read more

Oral Herpes vs. Canker Sores. What is the difference?

Are you worried because you are not able to tell whether you have canker sores or oral herpes in your mouth? Here are the main differences of these two unwanted dental conditions. Unless you have been making out or have some form of oral sex with a stranger, your chances of getting oral herpes is very small. What are canker sores? Canker sores are shallow mouth ulcers that appear in your mouth. You will start to notice when eating or … Read more

How to Treat Mouth Ulcers Like Canker Sores at Home

Having experienced it preferably, I can relate to those who are currently suffering from the pains of mouth ulcers. Unfortunately, there isn’t much you can do about it. You just have to wait for nature to takes it course and let the mouth ulcers heal naturally. Depending on how severe your mouth ulcer condition is, you can expect to wait from a few days to nearly a month for mouth ulcers to heal. Mouth ulcers can be classified into three … Read more