Posts Categorized: Oral Health

June is National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month 

Every June is recognized as National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month and serves to increase awareness of migraines and headaches, as well as to recognize them as truly neurological diseases that are often debilitating. But what, exactly, is your dentist in Sacramento doing talking about a neurological disease? Aren’t dentists only focused on oral health?… Read more »

The Benefits of Xylitol

You’ll always hear your dentist in Sacramento talk about the importance of brushing and flossing your teeth to maintain a healthy mouth. But it may come as a surprise to you to hear your dentist talk about the benefits of chewing gum. That’s exactly what we’re here to do. However, not just any gum will… Read more »

Can Asthma Inhalers Cause Oral Health Problems? 

According to the CDC, 1 in 13 Americans has asthma. That’s nearly 25 million Americans who have this chronic disease that affects the respiratory system, resulting in difficulty breathing, wheezing, and chest pain. The most common treatment to combat the symptoms of asthma is the use of an inhaler. However, these devices full of life-saving… Read more »

Oral Health Dos & Don’ts

With all of the uncertainty in the world today, we understand that your oral health may not be the first thing on your mind. But even though we’re temporarily postponing all elective dental procedures, your dentist in Modesto wants you to know that we’re still thinking about you and your oral health. We’re here for… Read more »

Best Foods for Teeth

National Nutrition Month, which is celebrated every March, strives to help Americans better understand how eating right can help keep them healthy. While it’s certainly true that what we eat affects our overall health, your dentist in Sacramento wants you to know that our food choices also play a key role in our oral health. … Read more »

All About Cosmetic Dentistry in Sacramento

smiling woman with glasses

When you hear the term ‘cosmetic dentistry,’ you may think about how these smile-enhancing treatments seem to be reserved for the rich and famous. But that’s far from the truth. In fact, your dentist in Sacramento performs many different types of cosmetic dentistry services that can range from simple to complex. Anyone can improve their… Read more »

Where’s Your Tongue Supposed to Rest in Your Mouth?

woman sticking out tongue

Have you ever heard of something called tongue posture? How about tongue positioning? Chances are you probably haven’t, but it’s a very real thing that can cause some very real problems if done incorrectly. In this week’s blog, your dentist in Sacramento covers what tongue posture is, why it’s important to have proper tongue posture,… Read more »