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Tooth Loss Could Predict Future Health

Tooth loss is a common effect of aging. Many senior citizens have lost one or more teeth due decay, accidents, and, most commonly, periodontal disease. Missing teeth can certainly affect your appearance and oral function. However, a recent study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society shows that missing teeth can indicate whether a… Read more »

FAQ’s about Dental Decay

If you have ever had a cavity, you know that dental decay is no laughing matter. A cavity can seriously compromise your tooth. It can also lead to significant discomfort and reduced dental function. Whether you have recently been diagnosed with a cavity, or you are simply looking to prevent future damage, you may have… Read more »

Treatment Options for Dry Mouth

In an earlier post, we discussed the causes of dry mouth and how it can adversely affect your oral health. In this post, you can read more about the symptoms of the condition, also known as xerostomia. You can also discover more about your treatment options. Of course, the best way to determine which treatment… Read more »

Dry Mouth Causes Cavities and Other Health Concerns

Are you plagued by a constant sandpapery tongue? Does your mouth feel like it is stuffed with cotton balls, no matter how much water you drink? If so, you may be suffering from dry mouth, or xerostomia. The condition can be caused by many different factors, and, as you well know, it can really disrupt… Read more »

Gum Disease and Your Cardiovascular Health

Periodontal disease can severely damage your smile, leading to receding gums, tooth loss, bone recession, and even a changed jaw structure. As if all of these concerns are not enough, scientists have discovered another reason to seek treatment for gum disease. According to the American Academy of Periodontology, if you have periodontitis, you are twice… Read more »

Visit the Fort Worth Star-Telegram Bridal Show

We’re in the midst of dreary, rainy winter, but it won’t be long before it’s time for all those spring and summer weddings. If you’re in the middle of planning the ceremony of your dreams, there’s a midwinter treat to help you prepare. This Sunday, January 11, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram presents its biannual bridal… Read more »

9 New Year’s Resolutions for a Beautiful Smile

As 2014 comes to a close and we look forward to the excitement of a brand new year, it is once again time to set our New Year’s resolutions. Health is always a top priority when it comes to January goals. Weight loss and increased exercise are both important and popular resolutions. However, far too… Read more »

Champagne and Your Healthy Teeth

For many, New Year’s Eve just wouldn’t be complete without a glass of champagne. Unfortunately, the bubbly beverage can have harmful effects on your healthy teeth, leading to stains and even enamel erosion. Of course, you probably don’t drink champagne on a daily basis, and an occasional glass on a special occasion will not harm… Read more »

Celebrate New Year’s Near North Richland Hills

We love New Year’s. We appreciate the opportunity to start afresh and let go of old habits (especially behaviors that can harm your dental health). However, we also just really love the excuse to have a good time. This year, there are plenty of nearby opportunities to ring out the old year in style. Whether… Read more »

5 Brushing Tips for Better Dental Care

If someone asked you whether you know how to brush your teeth, you’d probably assume it was a silly question. It’s not complicated; brush twice a day, especially after meals. Don’t all adults know how to do that? However, while twice daily brushing is important, there are actually ways that you can improve your at-home… Read more »