Experiment Tests New Dental Fillings for Astronauts

What do you do if you have a dental emergency and the nearest dentist is over 250 miles away? What if the dentist is actually 30 million miles away? That’s the situation that could be facing astronauts on a potential trip to Mars. Before we start sending people on distant trips, we have to figure Read More

Do I Need to See a Dentist about My Teeth Clenching?

Occasional teeth clenching may happen to anyone, and it may not need professional attention. However, some people may clench and grind their teeth often. When you clench your teeth regularly, it’s a condition known as bruxism, which can result in serious oral and general health problems. How do you know when Read More

Three worst habits for oral health

What are the three worst habits for oral health? Your oral health is important. Not only will strong, healthy teeth help you to get good nutrition and eat the foods you enjoy, a beautiful smile boosts your confidence. Just as importantly, your dental health is linked to your overall health. To maintain lifelong health you'll Read More

What is Tooth Bonding

What exactly is tooth bonding? You can be dealing with quite an eyesore if you have chipped, discolored, or decayed teeth, especially those that are visible when you smile. There comes a time when whitening and other cosmetic approaches simply won't give you the results you desire. You want to flash that smile and show Read More

How to fix chips in teeth with dental bonding

How technology is changing how we fix chips in teeth Dental bonding is the application of “tooth-colored” resin material that is bonded to a tooth. Dental bonding is often done to improve the appearance of a chipped or discolored tooth. In addition, dental bonding is also used to close spaces between teeth, to change the Read More