BEING “TONGUE-TIED” is a common expression in the English language, but it’s also a real medical condition. Being lip-tied is another, and both are caused by thin pieces of tissue called frenula. One frenulum connects the upper lip to the upper gums, and another connects the tongue to the floor of the mouth. We have other … Read moreWhat Are Tongue Ties and Lip Ties?
Most people get cavities in their teeth at some point in their lifetime. As they mature, most people will lose a tooth or part of a tooth due to gum disease, a cavity, or some injury to the tooth. If you’re like most adults, you’ll have your wisdom teeth removed at some point. In fact, … Read moreHow to Get Affordable Dentures
TOOTHACHES CAN HAPPEN for a number of reasons. It’s important to know what to do about them, because they don’t always happen when the dentist’s office is open. Do you have a plan for how to deal with an after-hours toothache? Major Causes of Toothaches Tooth decay is the main culprit behind a painful tooth, but … Read moreWhat to Do When a Toothache Strikes