Monthly Archives: January 2021

How Many Bacteria Live in Your Mouth?

You might not want to think about it, but your mouth is home to a variety of bacteria. Research shows there are between 500 to 650 different species lingering on your teeth, tongue, gums, and cheeks at any given time. If you’re cringing at just the thought, there’s more you need to know. Not all… read more

6 Tips to Keep Your Gums Healthy

A healthy smile involves more than just your teeth. Your gums are equally crucial to your dental health. The biggest threat is an infection called gum disease. Although it’s preventable, at least 50% of Americans have a form of it, making it the leading cause of tooth loss. Although it’s common, there are several things… read more