Reasons Why Dentures May Be The Best Choice For You

If you are missing a good number of your teeth, there are a couple different options the dentist may have mentioned to you. However, it will be up to you to decide which option you are willing to go through with. Depending on your situation, the dentist may have mentioned a dental bridge (if you still have enough healthy teeth in place), implants, and/or dentures. If you have your choice, learn why dentures may be the right one for you to go with.

5 Things You Need To Know About Pleomorphic Adenomas

Pleomorphic adenomas, also known as benign mixed tumors, are a type of tumor that can affect any of your major or minor salivary glands. Here are five things you need to know about pleomorphic adenomas. What are the symptoms? If you develop a pleomorphic adenoma, you will notice a swollen area near the affected salivary gland. This swollen area tends to be fairly soft and painless, and the swelling grows slowly.

How To Fix Translucent Teeth

Most people are troubled when their teeth become stained and discolored. However, there is another way the color of your teeth can change that's upsetting: they can become translucent! If you've noticed that your teeth are starting to become slightly see-through or transparent, this guide will explain why it's happening, what you can do about it, and how to prevent it from worsening. Why Your Teeth Are Becoming Translucent When your teeth become discolored from food and drinks, what's actually happening is that your tooth enamel is becoming stained.

Potential Dental Health Problems For People With Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome is a general term for inherited disorders that affect the connective tissues of your body. The connective tissue, which is responsible for the strength and elasticity of body structures, include things like joints, skin, and walls of blood vessels. These disorders will also affect your oral health in several ways such as: Loose Teeth If you have Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, then the connective tissues that hold your teeth together, things like the jawbone and the cartilage, are likely to be weak.

3 Ways To Prepare Your Baby For A Future With A Healthy Smile

Your baby's development seems to happen so quickly. It is important to make sure that your baby is growing up in a healthy way and reaching all of the important developmental milestones. As a parent, it is extremely important to make sure that your baby's oral health is on the right track so that they can grow up with a beautiful smile. Here are three ways to prepare your baby for a future with a healthy smile.