How Cancer Affects Dental Health – American Dental Association

More than one-third of all cancer patients develop complications that affect the mouth, according to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. These mild to severe side effects can include mouth sores, infection, dry mouth, sensitive gums and jaw pain. Your mouth health is an important part of your overall health, so make your … Read more…

22 Natural Home Remedies for Sleep | 1Dental Blog

22 Natural Home Remedies to Help You Sleep Post In: Dental – By Natasha Gayle – September 7, 2016 Sleep is important for your health, particularly your brain?s health. Most of us can attest to that, especially those who aren?t getting very much sleep. According to the National Sleep Foundation, every year as many as … Read more…

How often should I floss my teeth? – American Dental Association

Flossing Although recent news reports have questioned the benefits of cleaning between your teeth, using an interdental cleaner (like floss) is an essential part of taking care of your teeth and gums. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services also reaffirmed flossing as “an important oral hygiene practice” in an August 2016 statement. The … Read more…

Keeping a Toothbrush Clean | 1Dental Blog

  Keeping a Toothbrush Clean Post In: Dental – By Katie Gayle – June 1, 2016 We often don?t think about brushing our teeth until we actually need to do so. That, however, can actually be harmful to your oral health. Your mouth has all sorts of oral bacteria in it, and keeping your mouth … Read more…