Don’t allow unrecognized bad breath to spoil your holiday celebrations this year, as the festive season is about to get into full swing for so many people. We encourage you to kiss up a storm this season as you greet friends and loved ones, but before you do, please take the time to insure that bad breath doesn’t spoil those memorable moments!
The loss of a tooth, for whatever reason, can have a significant effect on your self-esteem, confidence and facial appearance, not to mention the rest of your mouth.
Did you know that early indications of type II diabetes can be found in a person’s mouth?
People with diabetes often have problems tasting foods and they may produce less saliva causing the mouth to feel dry, and because a person’s saliva protects their teeth, they can be at a higher risk for cavities and plaque build up. The gums can become inflamed and bleed easily resulting in gingivitis.
Bad breath happens, but it’s a sensitive subject for discussion. Chronic bad breath can be a serious source of embarrassment. Would you feel comfortable telling someone they have bad breath? If you have bad breath, do you think someone would tell you? It’s an unpleasant condition that affects both genders and all age groups. It can be very distressing because it can affect close personal and intimate relationships.
Professionally designed dental mouth guards are one of the most important pieces of sporting equipment any active individual can have because dental injuries can result in lost time from school or employment and can be costly to treat. While a mouth guard cannot protect against every conceivable injury, it can significantly decrease the likelihood of a debilitating and perhaps facially disfiguring injury.