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Toothache Pain: When does it become Something to Worry About?

Toothache Pain: When does it become Something to Worry About?

by Yenny (SU)
How can one tiny tooth affect your entire being? To be sure, a great way to ruin you day is to have a toothache. But when does toothache pain become something to worry about? And when is it time to seek medical attention? Here are some of the most common causes of toothache pain, and recommendations when you should start to worry and call your physician.

Foods that Strengthen Your Teeth

Foods that Strengthen Your Teeth

by Yenny (SU)
We are constantly reminded about the foods that can wreak havoc on your teeth: sugary snacks that can create plaque that leads to decay; acidic foods that can wear away your enamel and can cause demineralization; coffee and some teas that can stain your pearly whites.

Could Sinus Problems be Caused by Your Teeth?

Could Sinus Problems be Caused by Your Teeth?

by Yenny (SU)
Having a toothache can be a telltale sign that you have a sinus infection. That’s because the roots of your molars are located just below your maxillary sinuses. And when your sinuses start to swell up with an infection, the buildup of fluid and mucus can create pressure on their neighbors to the south – your teeth.

The Dangers of Teeth Bleaching

The Dangers of Teeth Bleaching

by Shearly (SU)
Perfect white smiles are highly desirable, and there is an ever-increasing interest in teeth whitening products and procedures. Ongoing research shows that most products and techniques used to achieve that "Hollywood" smile are safe and effective when used correctly. However, when done incorrectly, there can be risks associated with teeth whitening.