Monthly Archives: September 2012

How Your Medications Can Affect Your Mouth

Medications can cause a variety of unpleasant side effects that affect the entire body, including the health of your mouth. For this reason, it is important that you inform your dentist of all the medications you are taking, even vitamins

Dry Mouth Causes, Effects and Treatments

Dry mouth is an uncomfortable feeling of dryness that occurs from a decrease in the amount of saliva. It can be a temporary problem that can occur when you are under stress, nervous or upset, or it can be indicative

What is Bruxism?

Bruxism is a condition in which you grind or clench your teeth together. It is possible for you to grind your teeth during the day and at night without being aware of it. In many cases, bruxism is not severe