We are here, in the holiday season. This is a time for joy and celebration. It is also a time of indulgence. Everywhere you go, you are faced with festive feasts and many sweet treats. We know how tempting all of this is, but it is important to keep your oral health in mind during […]
Healthy Tips From The Dentist
We at TruDentisty of Tigard are always reminding our patients to floss their teeth on a regular basis. We do this because we have a strong commitment to preventive dental care. Flossing is a very important piece in your oral hygiene care. Regular flossing will make a big difference in maintaining your oral health. Flossing
Understanding and Managing Tooth Sensitivity: A Comprehensive Guide It is very common for patients to come in to TruDentistry and want to talk about what they can do about their tooth sensitivity. Managing tooth sensitivity is something that affects millions of people everywhere. Have you ever experienced a sharp, sudden pain when sipping a hot
Oral Health Begins with a Healthy Diet The link between oral health and healthy eating has been well-documented over the years. A nutritious diet is significant in maintaining good oral health. At the same time, poor eating habits can contribute to various dental problems. Here are some things to be aware of when it comes
Calcium: And What It Means to Your Body Many people overlook how important calcium is to their diet. This nutrient is vital to have strong bones and healthy teeth. Just about every cell in your body consumes calcium, including not only bones and teeth, but also the heart, central nervous system, and even
Have you ever skipped a night of brushing your teeth? Lots of people do but the ramifications of that are not good. When you go to bed without brushing you become vulnerable to disease and infection. The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends that everyone should brush their teeth at least twice a day with a
Let’s take a closer look at what is really going on inside your mouth and how all of these structures work together. Brushing and flossing your teeth is just the beginning of good oral health. In addition to your teeth, the inside of your mouth is made up of the upper and lower jaw, gums,
Many dental products contain cinnamon. In this video, Dr. Weinberg talks about the two different kinds of cinnamon.
Good News for Chocolate Lovers I do not think I know anybody that does not like chocolate. Chocolate has a way of making people happy. It is truly a lovely, heavily pleasure to pop a piece of rich delicious chocolate in your mouth. But the question is, is chocolate good for your teeth. Do
Keeping your child’s teeth and body in good health can sometimes be a challenge when they would rather snack on candy, ice cream, and chips instead of fruits veggies and yogurt. It is important to encourage your children to make smart choices that will pay off as they grow older with healthy snacks.