Archive for the ‘ Oral Health ’ Category

Boost Your Oral Wellness With These Snacks – Part 2

Cheese is a great provider of calcium. Moving ahead from our previous post, we will be reviewing four additional foods that can help to bolster your general oral health. Preferably, you want to stay away from food that combines high sugars, acid and stickiness. When you consume food that is high in sugar and acid, […]

Boost Your Oral Wellness With These Snacks – Part 1

Carrots are a terrific treat that could appeal to both children as well as grownups. Our patients are often asking for new ideas so as to maximize their oral health. An effective idea to look after a bright and healthful smile is by making optimal total physical health your top priority. Remaining conscious regarding just […]

Questions and Answers About Dry Mouth – Part 4

We have previously taken a look at exactly what dry mouth is, what a couple of the causes are, and techniques to get relief. The following are a several further treatment suggestions that can help with dry mouth. Having so many wonderful spots to eat here in Toms River, it can be difficult to cut […]

Questions and Answers About Dry Mouth – Part – 3

In this post, we offer some tips on finding relief for dry mouth. After examining what dry mouth is, and what causes it, in our next two posts we’ll be suggested some tips on ways to find relief. Tips on fighting dry mouth: • Be sure to drink enough water • Brush and floss regularly […]

Questions and Answers About Dry Mouth – Part 2

At Dentistry with a Woman’s Touch, we know how important our patient’s oral health is to their overall health, and dry mouth is a condition that can be symptomatic of other health issues, which is why it’s a good idea to know what causes it so that it can be treated properly. Dry mouth occurs […]

Questions and Answers About Dry Mouth – Part 1

Millions of people suffer from dry mouth, a condition that has symptoms including: feeling thirsty all the time; having difficulty swallowing certain types of food; saliva that feels foamy or thick. In fact, dry mouth is so common that it affects more than 1 in 4 people. At Dentistry with a Woman’s Touch, we want […]

What Options are Available for Changing the Look of My Teeth?

There are many reasons why you may not be completely happy with your smile, be it chips or damage, or the length and shape of the teeth. Fortunately, there are a quite a few cosmetic options available for changing the look of your smile. Here are four of them: • Crowns – A dental crown […]

The Purpose of Dental Sealants

Dental sealants are applied to act as a shield over the enamel of the teeth. This thin, plastic coating is painted on the depressions and grooves of the molars and premolars. The plastic coating acts as a barrier against germs, preventing tooth decay. Patients ranging from 6 to 14 are the primary target for dental […]

The Safety of Amalgam Fillings

Many of our patients at our dental office in Toms River, NJ ask about the safety of amalgam fillings or what you may call silver-colored fillings. There has been talk and concerns raised about amalgams and there safety for the past several years. Because mercury is part of amalgams and mercury is known to be […]

Junk Food and Your Oral Health

Although junk food can be a treat every so often, these foods can lead to severe oral health problems that in turn can effect the rest of your body. Our oral health and overall health are linked in several ways that many people do not realize. At the office of Dentistry With A Women’s Touch, […]