Your teeth are made of the strongest substance in your entire body. The outer layer, or enamel, of your teeth can withstand significant forces on an everyday basis. Unfortunately, this protective layer of your teeth is not invincible. When a tooth suffers frequent friction and stress or is exposed to corrosive substances, the enamel can
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No one likes feeling nauseated. However, whether it is due to pregnancy, gallbladder disease, a virus or medication side effect, nausea can be unavoidable. While temporary nausea is not likely to harm your dental health, if you experience a queasy stomach and vomiting on a frequent basis, you may want to take extra steps to
How many times have you made a New Year’s resolution, only to fall short before spring? As 2019 begins, we encourage you to make goals for a healthier you. However, please make them attainable. When it comes to your dental health, you don’t have to make lofty resolutions that aren’t realistic. In fact, the best
Optimal oral health demands two daily tasks: brushing and flossing. Both remove plaque, which is that thin film of bacteria and food particles that starts to accumulate just minutes after you eat. Brushing tackles the plaque from the broad surfaces of your teeth, but flossing is the only way to get in between those teeth.
Nearly 55 percent of Americans take a prescription medication on a daily basis, according to a survey posted in Health Daily News. These medications are used to treat a myriad of health concerns, and many of them have unwanted side effects. While an upset stomach, dizziness or sleeplessness is easy to pinpoint as a medication