If the only time you think about your teeth is when you chip one or have a severe toothache, it’s time to take your dental health a bit more seriously. Thanks to these dental health information tips, guides and FAQ, you have all the tools you need to keep your teeth healthy.
Speaking of tools, did you know dental care items such as toothbrushes and toothpastes aren’t created equal? Learn why a soft-bristled toothbrush is likely preferable to a harder-bristled option, plus some signs it’s time to toss your current toothbrush. When you need some fast and comprehensive answers about dental procedures and health, visit the Frequently Asked Questions section. Or if you're looking for tips targeted at specific patient populations, including denture wearers, seniors, those with autism and braces wearers, check out the Dental Health Guides. Knowing how to specifically care for your dental niche means you aren’t just providing your teeth with a one-size-fits-all approach.
The final section is when it’s time to put what you’ve learned into action: Dental How-To. From finally learning the perfect tooth brushing techniques to pursuing your own dreams of becoming a dentist, these how-to guides spell out exactly what you need to know about dental health. If you follow “How to Never Get a Cavity,” your dentist just might declare you an A+ student at your next regular cleaning.
Dental Health Guides
There are many different stages of life, conditions and characteristics that may set you apart when it comes to dental care. From teenagers to pregnant women to senior citizens, learn what you should know to keep your mouth healthy and beautiful if you fall into a dental niche.
Good oral health isn't only about showing off a bright, beautiful smile – though that's certainly one of the perks. Read more for information about oral health and tobacco use, the connection between mouth and overall body health, the importance of mouth guards and more.
You have questions about your dental health, and we have answers. This section is designed to address all the issues you may be curious about regarding dental care, from dental anxiety to cavities to discounted dental services.
The ins and outs of good oral care and dentistry itself are not always common sense, but learning the basics can drastically improve your overall health. Learn everything from how to get a whiter smile to how to become a dentist.
Your Guide to Finding a Top Dentist
Do you know what a Top Dentist is, and why it's imperative for your health to find one? Learn what you need to know about identifying Top Dentists and getting the oral care you deserve.
Need a quick definition of a dental term? Scroll through our dental glossary for definitions from A-Z.