Chewing Gum and Your Smile

As crazy as it sounds, chewing gum may indeed help protect your teeth from cavities. On its exterior, the idea of chewing on something to increase your oral health may seem illogical, but it does have its perks. Nevertheless, if you suffer from any jaw condition such as TMD, chewing gum should not be used. Sugarless gum is designed to... read more »

How to Help Your Oral Health Through Acid Reflux

Gastroesophageal reflux disease, which is more commonly known as acid reflux disease, can cause more problems than simply upsetting your stomach. In fact, did you know that acid reflux can actually hurt your oral health? Sadly, GERD (the abbreviation for acid reflux) causes stomach acid to back up into your esophagus and sometimes into your mouth. This can be problematic... read more »