Bad Breath? Here’s Why

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is an unpleasant odour originating from the mouth. It can occur as a temporary or chronic problem in different people. Specific foods, bad habits, and various health conditions all cause this condition. It’s not easy to ignore halitosis because it causes embarrassment, and in some cases, leads to social […]

Foods That Cause Mouth Ulcers

Mouth ulcers are common and mostly harmless sores that occur inside the mouth. However, anyone who’s had one knows how unpleasant they are. There are many things that cause these painful sores. Anxiety, stress, biting the inside of your cheek, and smoking are some typical reasons why you develop canker sores. What you eat is […]

What To Do If Your Braces Break

For many people, getting braces is a rite of passage during their teenage years. Dentists and orthodontists typically prescribe braces as a way to straighten teeth, close any gaps, or realign the jaw. (This is otherwise known as ‘correcting the bite,’ ensuring your top and bottom teeth meet up when your mouth is closed). As […]

How to Avoid Mouth Ulcers

Before we jump into how to avoid mouth ulcers, you need to understand what they are. There are different types of mouth ulcers; consequently, understanding which ones you’re suffering from will help you seek proper treatment. If you’re affected by mouth ulcers due to genetics, there are ways to prevent them that we’ll cover here. […]

What Are Dental Abscesses?

If you’ve had a dental procedure such as a root canal lately, your dentist may have warned you to avoid certain activities to prevent an abscessed tooth. Or, you might already be experiencing pain and swelling of the gums—symptoms which could be signs of an abscess. But what are dental abscesses? Here, we explain the […]

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