Oral Hygiene and Your Teenager

Teenagers can be tough on their teeth. They may be so busy with school, jobs, sports and social activities that they don’t find time to brush. They also tend to eat a lot of junk food. Combine the two and you’ve got a situation ripe for tooth decay. Not surprisingly, many teenagers develop a lot of cavities. Here are a …

How to brush your teeth

Showing off a beautiful, healthy smile means brushing well and often. The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice a day for dental hygiene and to promote dental health. However, there is more to it than just squeezing some toothpaste on your brush and rubbing it along your teeth. It may seem silly to read about proper brushing technique. …