Dental Nutrition

/Dental Nutrition

In addition to brushing and flossing; the most powerful weapon that you have at your disposal in the fight against cavities, is a nutritious and varied healthy diet.

The food and beverage choices that you make every day, directly impacts, not only your teeth and gums, but your overall health, in general. It’s your call. Are you going to go the good-for-you route with plenty of fruits, veggies, grains and lean proteins or are you going to give in to the temptation of snack cakes, candy and sugar-filled drinks ?

Take a POSITIVE approach to eating and avoid the dentist’s drill. Check out our intriguing section on proper nutrition. We also have many useful tips on what to do in order to keep your teeth and gums strong and healthy.

Tap Water and Your Teeth

The next time that you visit your dentist, don't be surprised if, when discussing a daily oral care routine for you and your family, he advises you to [...]

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What are the Causes of Stained Teeth?

Many people believe that dental problems like stained teeth are caused exclusively by poor oral hygiene. While that may be a contributing factor, even the best-cared-for teeth can [...]

What are the Causes of Stained Teeth? 2017-11-08T22:52:53+00:00

Drug Abuse and What it Does to Our Teeth

Many of us have been taught not to eat candy or drink sugary soda because of what that will do to our teeth. However, people widely suffer from [...]

Drug Abuse and What it Does to Our Teeth 2017-11-08T22:56:05+00:00

Eating Disorders and How They Ruin Teeth

Binging is the act of consuming large quantities of food in a short period of time and is a behavior that is usually accompanied by purging or forced vomiting. [...]

Eating Disorders and How They Ruin Teeth 2017-11-09T19:37:14+00:00

Smoking and What It Does To Your Teeth

Imagine buying a new tube of toothpaste and squirting the following out onto your toothbrush: Tar, acetone, cyanide, lead, formaldehyde, ammonia, arsenic, butane, chloroform, carbon monoxide and nicotine. [...]

Smoking and What It Does To Your Teeth 2017-11-09T19:37:28+00:00

Healthy and Nutritious Foods For A Growing Mouth

Statistics show that 22 million children in the world under the age of five are overweight. Young children grow and learn at an astonishing rate and should be [...]

Healthy and Nutritious Foods For A Growing Mouth 2017-11-09T19:46:12+00:00

What Foods are Good for Your Teeth?

Our teeth are irreplaceable and we cannot do without them. Did you know that eating the right foods can do as much good for you as regular brushing and [...]

What Foods are Good for Your Teeth? 2017-11-09T19:44:08+00:00