JavaScript must be enabled to use this site.

Your Health For Tag "tooth sensitivity"

  • Costs for whitening your pearly whites
    Jun. 12, 2018

    Costs for whitening your pearly whites

    General oral health

    Need to prep your smile for a big summer event? Take a look at the most common whitening methods from least to most expensive. Whitening toothpaste can often be purchased for under $201 and will take two to six weeks to show a noticeable difference. This method works by removing surface stains, such as those... More »

    Read more

  • Can Cold Weather Make Teeth Hurt?
    Dec. 15, 2015

    Can Cold Weather Make Teeth Hurt?

    General oral health

    Just like a bite of ice cream or a sip of ice water, cold weather can make teeth hurt! There are a few reasons teeth may become especially sensitive to temperature changes: Sensitivity typically occurs when dentin, the tissue that makes up the core of each tooth, is exposed. A protective coating of enamel usually... More »

    Read more

  • Teeth Whitening: Risks and Rewards
    Jun. 17, 2014

    Teeth Whitening: Risks and Rewards

    General oral health

    To achieve a brighter, whiter smile, more people are considering teeth-whitening methods. These lift stains and improve discoloration. Over time, teeth may darken because of tobacco use or drinking coffee, tea, or red wine regularly. The food you eat can also cause tinted teeth. Foods like blackberries and carrots tend to deposit stains on the... More »

    Read more

  • Sleep Better for Your Teeth
    May 16, 2013

    Sleep Better for Your Teeth

    General oral health

    Do you have a to-do list 5 miles long but never feel like there is enough time in the day to get everything done? You're not alone!  54% of Americans are concerned about the level of stress in their lives – for good reason too! Teeth grinding – also called bruxism – is one way our... More »

    Read more