While you might be unfamiliar with the term “endodontist,” this is an important dental specialty that deals with helping one recover from some type of dental trauma. This might include performing root canal surgery or perhaps fixing a cracked tooth. Root canal treatments are easier to understand if you know some basic tooth anatomy. The […]
Some scientists believe that there is a direct link between poor dental health and heart disease. So in addition to eating healthy foods and regular exercise, you can possibly lower your heart disease risk with proper brushing and flossing!
Her parents Will and Jada are Hollywood royalty, who helped her land her first acting role when she was 7. She released a hit single, “Whip My Hair,” before she had quite reached the age of 10; shortly afterward, she was signed to a record label. Yet the young singer and actress Willow Smith has […]
Are tooth-colored fillings safer than silver fillings? No. Both are considered safe based on the most reliable and up-to-date scientific evidence. Still, tooth-colored fillings do have some definite advantages. Not only do they blend in with your smile far better than “silver” (dental amalgam) fillings, but they often require less removal of healthy tooth structure. […]