For most of us, one of the earliest lessons we are taught in life is the importance of brushing our teeth. Whether it was our parents, teachers, or coaches, the lesson was the same: if you don’t brush your teeth 2 times a day, they’re going to rot and fall out. The warnings about having […]
How to Stop Grinding Teeth
Have you ever clenched your teeth in a stressful moment? It might have felt a bit sore afterwards, but occasional teeth grinding shouldn’t result in long-term damage. When teeth grinding is happening regularly it can lead to problems. Teeth grinding can wear down your enamel and have serious side effects on your jaw. Chronic teeth […]
How Long Can a Tooth Infection Go Untreated?
Tooth infections can cause severe discomfort and pain, and should not be left untreated for an extended period. Tooth infections are sometimes called abscessed teeth, and if treatment is delayed, can lead to complications and severe health issues. A tooth infection may result when bacteria enters the tooth through a cavity or tooth damage. You […]