How do toothpastes like Sensodyne work?

If you’ve ever experienced sensitivity in your teeth to hot or cold food and liquids, you may have heard of toothpastes like Sensodyne. These kinds of toothpastes are marketed as treating sensitivity, but how do they work? Are they just masking pain that should be dealt with? Let’s find out! What causes sensitivity? First, we […]

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What Causes Sensitivity to Hot or Cold Foods?

Are you unable to enjoy certain hot or cold food and drinks because your teeth have become sensitive? Truth is, many of us deal with either temporary or chronic tooth sensitivities. It’s a very common problem and it actually affects the quality of life of millions of people throughout the world. According to the American […]

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What can be done about loose or ill-fitting dentures?

If you are a full denture wearer, you likely have experienced the unfortunate reality of loose or ill-fitting dentures. How does this happen, and why does it seem to get worse over time? And what options are available to solve these issues? Over time, your dentures will stop fitting properly. The simple fact is, the […]

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What can I do to stop grinding my teeth?

Do you constantly grind your teeth? Concerned that it might cause long-term dental issues? You’re not alone. Between the ages of 30 to 40, more than 1 million people in the U.S. suffer from teeth grinding, also known as bruxism. If you habitually grind your teeth during your sleep, it’s something you should have checked […]

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What can I do to fix gaps in my teeth?

If you have gaps between some of your teeth, you’re not alone! Diastemata – the technical term for spaces between adjacent teeth – are very common. The good news is, there are several treatment options available if you’re looking to correct these spaces. Is it necessary to fix spaces between my teeth? First, you might be wondering whether […]

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