Are you a regular flosser? If so you are in the minority. Just over 40 percent of Americans floss once a day. Flossing is an important part of your dental hygiene. It removes food debris, bacteria, and plaque from between your teeth where your tooth brush can’t reach. Most cavities begin between your teeth, so… Read more »
Month: February 2015
Are You A Smoker?
Smoking is a habit, a bad habit. It is a bad habit because you know that smoking can make you sick, but you still are not able to quit. But before smoking makes you so sick you can die, it can cause other problems, especially in your mouth. Sucking tobacco through your teeth can cause… Read more »
Grand Prairie lies in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and has been rated one of the best cities in Texas by Money magazine. Dozens of family-friendly attractions are within a few minutes of Grand Prairie including the Cowboys Stadium, Six Flags Over Texas, and the Ballpark at Arlington. Grand Prairie also hosts Traders… Read more »
Can You Benefit From Gum Contouring?
When you think of enhancing your smile you may think tooth whitening, veneers, or other cosmetic procedures. Gum contouring is a cosmetic procedure that can enhance your smile as well. Maybe you’ve never considered your gums part of your smile because in most cases your gingival tissue does not show very much when you smile,… Read more »
Practicing Conservative Dentistry
Throughout your years of visiting the dentist you may have run across a dentist that recommended treatments that seemed to be unnecessary. Those types of dentists give dentistry a bad name, or simply do not prescribe to conservative dentistry. No one should have to undergo procedures, dental or otherwise, that are not extremely necessary. There… Read more »
Mom, Dad, My Tooth Hurts!
As a parent you want your children to be healthy, happy, and pain free. When they are in distress so are you. What do you do when you child complains of a toothache? Is there anything you can do to relieve their pain? It is easy to feel helpless when your child looks… Read more »
Louis Tussaud's Palace of Wax & Ripley's Believe It Or Not!
Grand Prairie is part of the Mid-Cities region in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. It is the 15th most populous city in the state of Texas with over 175, 000 people, and there is plenty to do for every one of them. Regardless of your interest, Grand Prairie is a hopping place. While there are… Read more »
Do You Need An Ergonomic Toothbrush?
Electric vs. manual, soft-bristle vs. hard-bristle, ergonomic vs. traditional…there are so many choices. Do you wonder what all the fuss is about? What is the difference between all of these toothbrushes? Are ergonomically designed toothbrushes better than other toothbrushes? What is so special about them? Do you need an ergonomic toothbrush? We answer some… Read more »