How Can You Tell The Difference Between Plaque & Tartar?

There are some key differences between plaque and tartar, and it’s easy for your dentist in Sacramento to tell them apart. However, how different are these two things that sound awfully similar to each other? Well, the truth is, they’re not that different, but they can affect your teeth in different ways.  A Closer Look… Read more »

Can Facemasks Cause Bad Breath? 

Has wearing a facemask caused you to change the way you breathe? Unless you’re a professional painter or a doctor, you’re probably not used to wearing a facemask at all, let alone for extended periods of time. As a result, you’ve probably accidentally started breathing out of your mouth instead of your nose. Many people… Read more »

Risks of Oral Piercings 

Piercings of all kinds are popular, especially among adolescents, and can help people feel a sense of individuality or self-expression. Plus, they tend to have the connotation of being cool or trendy. However, when it comes to oral piercings such as tongue or lip piercings, they also come with a host of potential problems and… Read more »