Category: Dental Health

Problems With Your Nightly Rest May Affect Your Smile

Are you sleeping peacefully, or do you often find yourself lying awake at night struggling to rest? When a person develops a problem with their sleep routine, they can struggle with emotional and physical issues. In addition to being tired, irritable, and unfocused, you may have a harder time keeping up with regular tasks. Because… Read more »

The Importance Of Sticking With Smile-Friendly Foods

What you do to clean your teeth will obviously be important when it comes to fighting tooth decay and gum disease. Good oral hygiene helps you prevent the formation of tartar and plaque, which means you are less likely to experience problems that might require restorative dental work. With that said, the work you put… Read more »

Is The Damage From A Cavity Really Permanent?

It might be nice if your tooth could simply recover from a cavity on its own. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Without treatment from your dentist, decay will continue to permanently destroy your tooth structure. Eventually, the problem can even lead to an internal infection where bacteria are able to gather and spread through… Read more »

Optimal Smile Care: What Should Every Year Include?

You know on a very general level what your smile care should include. You need to brush your teeth and floss them. You’re supposed to have some visits with us, sometimes in order to help you stay the course with prevention. Then, of course, other times, it’s so we can fix things to get your… Read more »

Shocking Hints For Smile Protection When You’re Sick 

When you’re sick, whether you’re dealing with a nasty upper respiratory virus, a sinus infection, or something that’s causing you to feel queasy, one thing is for sure: Your main focus is feeling better and resting. As a result, it’s very easy to spend most of your (little) energy on reviving your very well being,… Read more »

The Guidelines For Thanksgiving And Simple Smile Care

Your smile care isn’t something that you are going to have to practice when it’s convenient but then uncomfortably place to the side, when certain things come up. A good example? The Thanksgiving day experience you’re so ready to have but that is making you wonder: Am I going to have to choose between being… Read more »

Smile Care: Things You Should Keep Up During Cold Weather

There are some things you complete in terms of your usual smile care that you may guess can just be put on the back burner the second the weather gets quite chilly in our Southlake, TX community. We certainly understand why you might think this. There are lots of grey days that seem to lack… Read more »

Your Smile And Pressure: Things To Remember!

It’s no secret that your teeth are susceptible to damage. It’s also no secret that your supporting tissues, such as your jaw joints, etc., are not immune to potential injury. However, something that you may not necessarily have on your radar (that’s very important) at the moment is pressure … and, unfortunately, it can have… Read more »

Holiday Time: 3 Factors To Remember For Safe Teeth! 

The holidays are fun! They’re full of treats that you don’t really see the rest of the year. You might even give yourself some extra leeway to indulge to your heart’s (and stomach’s) content, without worrying too much about your usual approach to eating and nutrition. Unfortunately, when the usual rules fly out the window,… Read more »

When You Dislike Smile Care: Helpful Insight

When you dislike your smile care, you may just assume it’s that plain and simple. You just don’t like brushing, you’re not a fan of flossing, and the idea of coming in for dental checkups and cleanings is just not your cup of tea (so to speak). However, our Southlake, TX team would argue that… Read more »