Author Archives: Anna Budolfson

Cold Air Can Cause Toothaches

Cold weather is uncomfortable in a lot of different ways, but what you might not know is that cold air can actually make your teeth hurt. By better understanding how this phenomenon works, you can take steps to keep your teeth safe. Temperature Changes and Toothaches Thermal stress on the tooth structure can lead to […]

What to Know About Your First Set of Dentures

Getting your first set of dentures is a process that is both freeing and challenging. It is freeing because you may have become used to limping along with only a few teeth, and suddenly you will have a full set of teeth again. You’ll be able to enjoy foods that you may have given up […]

What to Do to Keep Your Original Teeth as Long as Possible

Fear of losing teeth is real, and many people have nightmares of having teeth pulled or teeth falling out. They wake up in a sweat not sure of why they’re having this recurring dream. While there are different interpretations of what these dreams are related to, the fear of losing teeth is one of the […]

What Effects Does Malnutrition Have on Your Oral Health?

The foods that you eat have a major impact on your oral health. Your teeth and gums rely on vital nutrients that you obtain through your diet, so if you don’t eat properly, your oral health may be in jeopardy. A High-Sugar Diet Leads to Cavities When it comes to your oral health, sugar is […]

What Causes Your Dentin to Darken?

Everyone wants to have a perfectly white smile. Walk into the pharmacy department of any grocery store, and you will see shelves upon shelves of dental products. From toothpastes, to mouthwashes, to home whitening kits, the options to whiten your teeth are endless. So why does it seem that, even with all these options available, […]