Category: Oral Health

Are The Spaces Between Your Teeth A Tooth Decay Risk?

What can you do to make sure you are protected against bacteria and food particle buildup between teeth? The answer hopefully feels obvious – to guard against this accumulation of harmful materials, you should floss. Unfortunately, people who are aware of the benefits of flossing often fail to see this habit as an important part… Read more »

Stick To Your Smile Care Routine While Under The Weather

If you feel under the weather for any reason, you should make a full and fast recovery a priority. As you focus on trying to take care of yourself, make sure you do not neglect your smile. While you are sick, your teeth and gums can still be vulnerable to problems due to the activity… Read more »

Embarrassing Smile Stuff You Shouldn’t Ignore 

Sometimes, smile stuff comes up. Things you’re worried about. Details that probably require our Southlake, TX team’s attention. However, you’re embarrassed about it, which leaves you feeling like you’re not sure about what to do. Come in to see us for a dental checkup, even though you feel very shy and hesitant about it? Or,… Read more »

4 Important Halloween Reminders For Your Mouth! 

There are lots of reminders that likely pop up in your thoughts throughout the day, every day. While they may apply to any number of areas of your life, when you come to our Southlake, TX team, you can expect (of course) reminders for your mouth! Since Halloween is almost here (and since it brings… Read more »

Common Sayings: Applicable To Your Smile Or Not?

However you refer to them, common sayings, old adages, etc., you may find that they come flying out of your mouth at a shockingly frequent rate! However, what you may not really know for sure is if these wisdom-packed phrases actually apply to all aspects of your life. If you’re curious about the use of… Read more »

Better Ways To Enjoy Fall Favorites For Your Smile 

There are some ways to experience the snacks, meals, and desserts you go crazy for each fall that will certainly not serve your oral health well. This, of course, might make you feel a bit sad and nostalgic for the days of childhood, when you simply didn’t care! However, now you’re a grown-up, you really… Read more »

Top 4 Halloween Candy Types To Avoid

If you guess that no matter the Halloween candy you reach for, it’s just as bad as any other because it’s full of sugar, our Southlake, TX team reminds you to think again! The truth is, that while anything that loads your smile up with sugar is certainly not good for your oral health by… Read more »

Why You Cannot Diagnose Your Own Smile Concerns

Of course, you can try with all of your might and intelligence to diagnose your own oral health problems. You may even do a bunch of research and end up getting it right every now and then. However, the very possible outcome of your attempt at pretending to be your own dentist? You get it… Read more »

Suggestions For Oral Sores: What To Do?

One day, your smile is perfectly normal as always. The next, a sore shows up. You’re not sure what you did to deserve this change but you’re not terribly excited about it! Unfortunately, aside from any discomfort, the worst part is that you’re really not sure what to do about it either! In order to… Read more »

Listen Up: Your Breath Is Talking To You!

Of course, as you breathe, inhaling and then exhaling, you’re more likely to realize something is wrong by catching a quick whiff of your breath! However, let’s pretend for a moment that as you breathe, your breath is actually speaking to you, so in addition to paying attention with your nose, you may need to… Read more »