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The Dangers of Carbonated Drinks: How Carbonated Beverages Affect Tooth Enamel

How Carbonated Beverages Affect Teeth Bad news for Diet Coke and La Croix fans - carbonated beverages are bad for your body, and your teeth. As it turns out, the acidic compounds found in carbonated beverages can wear down and weaken tooth enamel, leaving you with a higher risk of developing cavities and tooth infections. Are carbonated beverages bad for teeth? While sparkling water, mineral water, and other forms of carbonated water don’t appear to cause any tooth erosion, other... Read More
Posted by Miles Moore at Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Back to the Basics: Oral Hygiene 101

Creating an Oral Hygiene Routine In Honor of National Dental Hygiene Month, we’re going back to the basics and sharing our guide to creating and maintaining a healthy oral hygiene routine. Creating a daily routine is essential if you want to avoid gum disease, cavities, tooth decay, tooth loss, and other serious consequences of neglecting to brush and floss daily. Step 1: Brush The first step in your daily oral hygiene routine should be brushing in the morning, in the evening,... Read More
Posted by Miles Moore at Friday, September 28, 2018

Wisdom Teeth 101

What are wisdom teeth? What do they do? Wisdom teeth are the four molars located at the back of the mouth. If properly formed and aligned, wisdom teeth can be beneficial for breaking down tough or chewy foods. For many people, however, wisdom teeth can become impacted, or buried deep beneath the gums, which can lead to a greater risk of infection and tooth decay, and damage to nearby teeth.   Wisdom teeth are not necessary for the proper breakdown and function of teeth,... Read More
Posted by Miles Moore at Wednesday, September 12, 2018

What You Need to Know about TMJ Disorders

TMJ Disorders are essentially conditions that affect the TMJ (temporomandibular joint) specifically. TMJ Disorders affect over 10 million people in America and seems to be more common in women than in men. What is TMJ Disorder? TMJ Disorder, or Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, is when you have problems with your jaw and the muscles that move it. Your jaw is connected to the temporal bones of your skull by three ligaments, and it has a hinge like motion. The temporomandibular... Read More
Posted by Miles Moore at Friday, August 17, 2018

Top 5 Toothbrush Subscription Boxes

There are so many different kinds of subscription boxes out there right now, including those for food/meals, clothing, dog toys, and more. One particular kind of subscription box that you may not be familiar with is a toothbrush subscription box. We have gathered information on 5 of the top boxes for you to read about and compare. T op 5 Toothbrush Subscription Boxes Quip Quip was founded to prove that a good toothbrush design has a bigger impact on oral health than any of the... Read More
Posted by Miles Moore at Tuesday, July 17, 2018
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