As you age, it becomes even more important to take good care of your teeth and dental health. One common misconception is that losing your teeth is inevitable. This is not true. If cared for properly, your teeth can last a lifetime. Your mouth changes as you age. The nerves in your teeth can become
Sometimes after a dental procedure, your dentist may prescribe a narcotic analgesic, such as hydrocodone or oxycodone, to help relieve pain. When used as prescribed, you should know these medications are effective at minimizing post-operative pain. But using these drugs for any other purpose is illegal, dangerous, and can even be fatal. Unfortunately, prescription medications have
Bad Breath: 6 Causes (and 7 Solutions) Bad breath happens. If you’ve ever gotten that not-so-fresh feeling on a date, at a job interview or just talking with friends, you’re not alone. Studies show that 50 percent of adults have had bad breath, or halitosis, at some point in their lives. What Causes Bad
6 MouthHealthy Holiday Snacks (That Are Almost Too Cute to Eat) The holidays is a time when it’s very easy to indulge in a lot of sweets. Sugar-packed treats can wreak havoc on your teeth. This season, ring in the festivities with healthy and fun holiday snack options that fill your mouth with joy.