What Are Early Signs of Dental Trouble?
Good dental health is very important for your entire body. Most common diseases are often caused by untreated dental problems. Bacteria that live in your mouth can cause heart disease, high blood pressure, and stroke. According to the American Academy of Oral Systemic Health, gum disease increases the risk of head and neck cancer. It is a well-known fact that tooth loss and gum disease increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Your memory may suffer due to oral bacteria. Unhe
Root Canal Treatment Can Help Preserve Your Teeth
Today is National Root Canal Appreciation Day! Why do we appreciate root canals? Root canals save people's teeth by clearing infections and preventing new diseases. A root canal is a treatment of the pulp of the tooth that is inflamed, infected, or dead. The dental pulp is a soft substance in the tooth’s center that consists of the nerve, blood vessels, and connective tissue. Here are some signs you may need a root canal: severe tooth pain, prolonged sensitivity, tooth discol