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How Long Should You Keep a Toothbrush?
added on: May 28, 2020

Most people look for long-term relationships, both with a spouse and with a group of friends. But your dentist in Sacramento wants you to know that there’s one relationship that should never last longer than three months — your relationship with your toothbrush. We’re not saying that you should stop brushing, we’d never suggest that. Read more…


What’s It Mean When Your Tongue is Black?
added on: May 12, 2020

We all know that dentists are responsible for overseeing the health of our teeth. But the truth is, your dentist in Sacramento is actually responsible for much more than teeth alone. Your dental team is dedicated to protecting your overall health, and one area that’s of particular interest to your dentist is your tongue. Believe Read more…


Can Stress Cause Oral Health Problems?
added on: April 23, 2020

As we all know, recently everyone’s life has quickly changed, and we’re all experiencing a temporary new normal. But with change and uncertainty also comes quite a bit of stress. Your dentist in Sacramento understands, and we’re with you. While we’re sure that trying your best to avoid getting stressed out is probably high on Read more…


What is a Dental Emergency?
added on: April 9, 2020

Nobody wants to experience a dental emergency, and that may be more true now than ever before thanks to all of the confusion and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and dental care. Don’t worry, your dentist in Sacramento and the American Dental Association (ADA) are here to help clarify what constitutes a dental emergency and what doesn’t.  Read more…


How The Keto Diet Affects Oral Health
added on: March 18, 2020

Starting a new diet can be both exciting and difficult, and there are many different types of diets to choose from. One of the most common diets is the Keto Diet, and its followers often find weight loss success. But as with all diets, the Keto Diet does come with potential negative side effects. There’s Read more…


3 Ways to Prevent Bad Breath
added on: February 24, 2020

We’ve all experienced the embarrassment of bad breath at some point in our lives. Maybe it was after a hearty dish of garlicky pasta or your morning cup of coffee. Or perhaps it’s something you deal with every day. Either way, we think it’s pretty fair to say that nobody wants to live with bad Read more…


The Surprising Connection Between Gum Disease & Heart Disease
added on: February 10, 2020

Every February, we celebrate Heart Health Month to raise awareness of how we can both evaluate our risk for heart disease as well as what we can do to reduce that risk. While it may seem out of character to hear your dentist in Sacramento talk about heart health, the truth is, there is a Read more…


Cough Medicine & Oral Health
added on: January 21, 2020

Everyone knows how miserable the common cold can be. When we come down with a case of the sniffles or an annoying cough, we’re willing to do almost anything to make it stop. While medications to treat the symptoms of a cold can help suppress a cough or ease a stuffy nose, your dentist in Read more…


Is Biting Your Lip Bad For You?
added on: January 16, 2020

When we accidentally bite our lip, the pain that follows can be concerning. The zing of pain, and maybe even some blood, can certainly cause us to think that we may have just done some serious damage. But is lip-biting actually bad for you? Let’s check in with your dentist in Sacramento to see just Read more…


5 Foods That Can Whiten Your Teeth
added on: December 23, 2019

Everyone knows that things like coffee, tea, and red wine can take your pearly whites and make them appear dull, stained, or discolored. But your dentist in Sacramento wants you to know that there are also foods that can do the opposite and actually make your teeth whiter.  Dairy Foods that fall within the dairy Read more…


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