Review of the Oclean Flow Sonic Electric Toothbrush
I was searching for an inexpensive but effective electric toothbrush equipped with a good battery. After checking out the options available, I chose the Oclean Flow Sonic Electric Toothbrush.
Review of the Oclean W10 Water Flosser
I was searching for an oral irrigator that could effectively clean between my teeth and beneath my gums. Because I often travel it was important that this device be portable, and battery-powered. The Oclean W10 Water flosser appeared to be a good fit.
Oral Thrush Facts
Oral thrush is a disease of the mouth that is very uncomfortable and can become painful if left untreated. This disease primarily affects babies and people that are immune suppressed. This article lists the symptoms and the treatments, including the homeopathic ones.
Linea Alba on the Cheek: Causes, Types, Symptoms, Identification, Treatment and Complications
what we often forget is that the mouth is made up of many different components - aside from our teeth. All of these components, if neglected, can develop various issues over time. A good example of which would be linea alba (cheek). It is the white line people often find inside their cheeks...
10 Foods That Keep Your Gums Healthy and Teeth Strong
Keeping your gums healthy is more important than most realize. Gum disease has been linked to heart attacks. Here are ten foods that can keep your gums healthy and your teeth strong!
What You Need to Know Before Getting Dentures (From Someone With Full Dentures)
If you're thinking about getting dentures or have already set the date for your extractions, here are some things you need to know about what the first few weeks of having dentures is like.
Possible Causes for Bumps on the Roof of Your Mouth
Lumps sometimes appear in various places on the body. One common area is the roof of the mouth, but finding a lump on the roof of your mouth is not necessarily a problem.
Replacing Orthodontic Dental Retainers for Less Using Sporting Smiles
Broken or lost retainer? Afraid of the high cost of a replacement? A mail-order service can offer the same quality for less money than you would pay at the orthodontist.
Causes and Treatment for a Swollen Uvula (With Pictures)
A swollen uvula can make it difficult to eat or swallow. Here are the characteristics of this condition, how to treat it, and how to recognize when it's an emergency.
Best Toothpaste for Sensitive Teeth: Reviews of Sensodyne, Pronamel, Colgate, Crest, and Squigle
In this article, I review the most popular toothpastes for sensitive teeth. This article provides side-by-side comparisons of Sensodine, Pronamel, Colgate, Crest, and Squigle.
How to Stop Wisdom Tooth Pain (Until You Can Get to the Dentist)
Wisdom teeth can be a pain—literally! Especially if they're impacted or have cavities. Here are a few effective ways I've discovered to stop the pain until you can get to the dentist for treatment.
How Your Tongue Helps You Stay Healthy and Tells When You're Sick
The tongue is a unique part of the body, and health conditions can be found by looking at it.
How to Recover Quickly After Having Your Wisdom Teeth Taken Out
Are you having your wisdom teeth extracted? Based on my own experience with this procedure, I'll share how to prepare, what to expect, and tips for a quick recovery.
Swollen Tongue: A Minor or Sometimes Dangerous Disorder
A swollen tongue may be a minor problem but can be dangerous if it blocks the airway. Allergies, nutritional problems, trauma, and diseases can cause the disorder.
Bacteria in the Mouth, Dental Plaque Biofilms, and Tooth Decay
Dental plaque is made of bacteria living in a biofilm. Biofilms are protective structures that support the lives of microbes and make them harder to attack.
How to Treat and Heal a Bitten Tongue, Lip, or Cheek
The mouth is one of the fastest places in the body to heal. If you've bitten your tongue, lip, or inner cheek, here's what to do to get your mouth feeling better—fast.