Category: Oral Health

Does Your Brushing Technique Matter?

Brushing our teeth should be as much a part of our routine as breathing and eating.

The American Dental Association recommends brushing teeth two times daily for two minutes each time. At a minimum. So how much does the technique used while brushing matter to overall oral health?

A lot and a little.

A lot because teeth need to be thoroughly brushed often. Two times a day for two minutes each time adds up to

The Beasts Behind Bad Breath`

Have you ever been asked “would you like a mint?” and worried there was more to the gesture than someone simply being polite?

Recent data shows that over 30% of people cite bad breath as the least attractive trait of co-workers. This can definitely give us a reason to think again about what we bring for lunch or how close we sit to others in the company meeting.

The fact is for many of us it is difficult to smell our own breath and to know if we fall in