24 11, 2018

Teeth and Gum Health During Menopause

2018-11-24T09:00:58+00:00November 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Menopause marks the end of the menstrual cycle for a woman. It is the start of hormone changes, and these changes can also have an impact on teeth and gum health, particularly through decreasing levels of estrogen. Key takeaways: - [...]

20 11, 2018

Why Does My Jaw Hurt?

2018-11-20T18:30:34+00:00November 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Have you noticed that your jaw is aching for no apparent reason? If so, you might be inadvertently clenching or grinding your teeth. This is one of the most common causes and it is wise to see a dentist. Let's [...]

7 11, 2018

Gum Disease: More Than Oral Health Alone

2018-11-19T23:33:20+00:00November 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Periodontal disease can affect more than your teeth and gums. Did you know that it could place you at a greater risk of developing high blood pressure? Let's take a quick look at some recent scientific findings: - There [...]

1 11, 2018

What You Should Know about Receding Gums

2018-11-01T18:27:05+00:00November 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Receding gums can leave tooth roots exposed, sensitive and painful. Teeth may also become loose. Key takeaways: - Gum disease, which starts with sore, bleeding gums, is the most common cause of receding gums. - Smoking and teeth-grinding are damaging [...]

25 10, 2018

All You Need to Know About Jaw Tightness

2018-10-27T07:09:32+00:00October 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The jaw is a complex joint prone to experiencing tension. Potential causes of jaw tightness include: - Bruxism (teeth grinding) is usually caused by stress and can result in jaw tightness and headaches. - A disorder of the temperomandibular [...]

24 10, 2018

Is An Implant-Supported Bridge Right For Me?

2018-11-04T20:04:39+00:00October 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|

If you’ve been recommended dental implants and you’ve done some research, you may have come across implant-supported bridges. These may be right for you in the following scenarios: - If you are missing several teeth in a row. - [...]

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