Spring is here, which means more activity and more outdoor activities. Snacking on the right foods will keep you moving, drinking water will keep you hydrated, and switching to more alkaline-based foods will keep your mouth less acidic. Acidic drinks and foods are your foremost enemies of good oral health, and eating foods and beverages […]
Why moving your own teeth without a dentist is a bad idea Wouldn’t it be great if you could not go to the dentist and “straighten your teeth” at home? Instead of driving to a dentist’s office, you just grab a pair of paperclips, wrap them around your teeth, and voilà, you just re-invented braces… […]
People are staying home and shutting in since another mandatory stay-at-home order is in effect. Unfortunately, some folks think that less contact with others means they can miss a few brushings. Even though you are practicing social distancing does not mean that you should stop caring about your oral hygiene. We know, it’s easier to […]
Halloween treats are fine once a year when eaten in moderation. Globs and Globs of Halloween candy will get you in the dentist’s chair quick. Halloween week is one of the busiest times for dentists due to Halloween related- dental injuries. Usually, a tooth is broken or damaged from biting down on hard candies. The […]
Men tend to disregard oral health and have more bad habits that are dentist no-nos such as chewing tobacco, excess coffee drinking, smoking, and snacking on sweet treats.
The first thing that you need to know is that almost everybody has anxiety about going to the dentist. It’s very normal. The best thing to do is to talk to your dentist about it. Your family dentist at 32pearls knows that anxiety is on top of most patient’s minds, and they have a plan […]
You may be among the nearly fifty percent of adults in The United States that suffer from some form of periodontal disease. The disease ranges from mild inflammation to severe tissue and bone involvement. In the worst cases, people lose their teeth. Whether your condition is cured or not depends almost entirely on how you […]