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Why You Shouldn’t Use Your Teeth as Tools
added on: January 26, 2021

We’ve all used our teeth to tear open packaging that’s just too hard to open with our hands. However, your dentist in The Woodlands wants to remind you that there are tools designed to specifically help us open pesky packages, and those tools aren’t our teeth. Both children and adults… Read More…


You May Catch More Than Feelings From a Mistletoe Kiss 
added on: December 11, 2020

It’s a well-known fact that you can catch a lot of things from a simple kiss, such as a cold, or feelings for your fellow smoocher. But did you know that you may even catch a cavity from kissing? Before you pucker up under the mistletoe, your dentist in The… Read More…


5 Things To Eat After a Dental Procedure
added on: October 22, 2020

Most of us know the feeling of a numb mouth all too well. We also know just how difficult it can be to eat or drink while you’re waiting to get your feeling back. Finding comfortable foods can get even more difficult after certain dental procedures, such as wisdom teeth… Read More…


Can Facemasks Cause Bad Breath? 
added on: October 13, 2020

Has wearing a facemask caused you to change the way you breathe? Unless you’re a professional painter or a doctor, you’re probably not used to wearing a facemask at all, let alone for extended periods of time. As a result, you’ve probably accidentally started breathing out of your mouth instead… Read More…


Current Stress & Oral Health 
added on: September 23, 2020

Over the past couple of months, you may have been feeling more stressed out than usual, and rightfully so. Our lives have changed, some dramatically, and there’s a lot of uncertainty about the future and a bigger focus on staying healthy than maybe ever before. But believe it or not,… Read More…


Are Dental Implants Better Than Dentures? 
added on: September 14, 2020

Nobody wants to experience tooth loss, but the truth is, millions of Americans are missing one or even all of their teeth, according to the American College of Prosthodontists. While tooth loss can be caused by any number of things such as gum disease, trauma, or decay, your dentist in… Read More…


Is Cow’s Milk Really The Best Milk For Teeth?
added on: August 26, 2020
woman with glass of milk

In the past few years, many people have been ditching cow’s milk for other often plant-based alternatives such as soy milk. While your dentist in The Woodlands certainly understands the appeal of this lower-calorie milk option, we do want to make sure that we examine the potential effects from an… Read More…


What Causes Dry Mouth? 
added on: August 11, 2020
man drinking water

Nobody enjoys the feeling of a dry mouth or all of the side effects that go along with it. The desert-dry feeling, the stickiness of your tongue against the roof of your mouth, and of course the bad breath are all related to a dry mouth. But dry mouth is… Read More…


Is Sunshine Good For Your Teeth? 
added on: July 27, 2020
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We all know that getting out into the sunshine can benefit our overall health by boosting mood and increasing vitamin D levels. But can sunshine also be good for oral health? While this may seem like an odd question to ask, your dentist in The Woodlands wants you to know… Read More…


3 Risks Associated With Oral Piercings 
added on: July 13, 2020
piercing

Oral piercings have been popular for years and are a way that many people choose to express themselves. Most commonly, oral piercings are found on the tongue, lip, or cheeks. While many may consider these piercings cool or trendy, there are several reasons why your dentist in The Woodlands is… Read More…


“Why Do My Gums Hurt?”
added on: June 18, 2020
man checks his gums

You probably already know that when your teeth hurt, you should see your dentist in The Woodlands as soon as you can. But what do you do if you’re experiencing gum pain? When your gums hurt, it may be a sign of something serious happening in your mouth, or it… Read More…


June is National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month
added on: June 9, 2020
man with migraine

Every June is recognized as National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month and serves to increase awareness of migraines and headaches, as well as to recognize them as truly neurological diseases that are often debilitating. But what, exactly, is your dentist in The Woodlands doing talking about a neurological disease? Aren’t… Read More…


The Benefits of Xylitol
added on: May 22, 2020
sweetener

You’ll always hear your dentist in The Woodlands talk about the importance of brushing and flossing your teeth to maintain a healthy mouth. But it may come as a surprise to you to hear your dentist talk about the benefits of chewing gum. That’s exactly what we’re here to do…. Read More…


Asthma & Oral Health
added on: May 13, 2020
asthma inhaler

May is Asthma Awareness Month, a time when both healthcare professionals and asthma patients come together to raise awareness of the common chronic disease, as well as share things that can improve asthma sufferers’ lives. Your dentist in The Woodlands may seem like an odd person to talk about asthma,… Read More…


4 Ways to Avoid a Dental Emergency
added on: April 16, 2020
emergency room sign

Nobody wants to experience a dental emergency but the truth is, they happen. While many times a dental emergency is unavoidable or is a result of an unexpected accident, your dentist in The Woodlands wants you to know that there are some ways you can reduce your risk of a… Read More…


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