Tips For Setting Effective Dental Care Goals
27 February 2017
A lot of people have a difficult time taking care of their teeth. After all, nearly all adults in the world have some dental cavities, and gum disease affects more than 15 percent of middle-aged people. The sad thing is, most cavities and cases of gum disease are preventable. One problem is that people are often afraid to talk about how difficult it can feel to fit in dental care into an already packed day.
The Stages Of Gum Disease And Treatment Options For It
2 February 2017
Gum disease is a condition that is caused by plaque that can lead to a lot of oral problems and health issues if you have it and do not seek treatment for it quickly. It is also a progressive disease, meaning it will worsen if it is not treated. The good news is that it can be treated, even if it has progressed to the third stage, which is the worst.
Reasons To Get Professional Whitening Rather Than Doing It At Home
5 January 2017
Teeth whitening is a great investment for a brighter smile and greater self-confidence. When you're choosing between the many options for over-the-counter and professional whitening, is it worth the cost of visiting your dentist for whitening treatments? Here are some things to think about.
At-Home Solutions Are Less Concentrated
The first thing to know is that the solutions you will find at the drug store contain the same active ingredient as your dental treatment would, but in a much weaker solution.
How To Pay For Braces If You Don't Have Insurance That Covers Orthodontics
29 December 2016
Braces are expensive, but not all dental insurance plans include coverage for orthodontics. Even those that do usually cover only part of the cost. Therefore, if you don't have insurance that pays toward the cost of orthodontic treatment or you are left with a balance, it may be necessary to investigate other options to help you pay for your or your child's braces.
Enroll in a discount dental program.