Your Health For Tag "alcohol and your teeth"

  • The Effects of Alcohol on Teeth
    Mar. 12, 2018

    The Effects of Alcohol on Teeth

    General oral health

    It's common to indulge in a libation or two – but will your smile feel the effects the next day? Here are a few ways to combat potential oral health issues while raising your glass in a toast. Stay hydrated. Drinks containing spirits are especially drying to the mouth. A... More »

  • Healthy Celebrations: It's Easy!
    Jan. 7, 2014

    Healthy Celebrations: It's Easy!

    General oral health

    New Year's Eve isn't the only time for celebrations. Whether you're anticipating a new baby in the family, a big anniversary, or a promotion at work, 2014 is sure to have its share of festivities. Whatever occasions you are celebrating, keep them happy and healthy by following these tips. Say No to Cigars Though it's... More »

  • New Year's Celebration – Drinking Harmful for your Health
    Dec. 31, 2013

    New Year's Celebration – Drinking Harmful for your Health

    General oral health

    New Year's Eve is tonight and you might be tempted to down a pint (or more) of beer before the celebration. Before you take your first swig, keep in mind that your frothy beverage might affect your pearly whites. Tooth decay is a big problem related to alcohol consumption because of the sugars and acids...

  • It's Spring Break – 6 Ways to Care for Your Teeth on Vacation
    Mar. 21, 2013

    It's Spring Break – 6 Ways to Care for Your Teeth on Vacation

    General oral health

    It's Spring Break – a time for families to pack up their suitcases and spend a nice long week together. Everyone wants to avoid the dull and dreary routine of everyday life when they're on vacation. But that doesn't mean you can slack off regular brushing and flossing. Good dental habits ward off plaque, a...

  • St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Can Harm Your Teeth
    Mar. 14, 2013

    St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Can Harm Your Teeth

    General oral health

    St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner and you might soon be tempted to imbibe in a pint of green beer. Before you take your first swig, keep in mind the trouble you might cause in your mouth. Tooth decay is a big problem related to alcohol consumption because of the sugars and acids...