What to do About a Cracked Tooth

As strange as it sounds, it’s surprisingly easy to overlook a cracked tooth. Many cracks are invisible to the naked eye, and some of them may not even show up on a dental x-ray. This doesn’t mean that a cracked tooth should be ignored, however. A crack in...
How Important is Brushing Your Tongue?

How Important is Brushing Your Tongue?

Good oral hygiene is important for the health of your teeth, mouth, and gums. Aside from brushing and flossing your teeth, brushing the tongue is another important habit for good dental care. Have you ever heard of brushing your tongue? Here is what Drs. Edwin Kim and...
Teething or a Cold? Here’s How to Tell

Teething or a Cold? Here’s How to Tell

Teething can produce a variety of symptoms in our little ones. However, some of the symptoms attributed to teething may in fact be caused by another childhood ailment. Interestingly, the stress caused by teething can often make babies susceptible to colds and stomach...
Preventing Swollen Gums When Pregnant

Preventing Swollen Gums When Pregnant

On top of everything that’s going on during pregnancy, a woman’s oral health can be at greater risk as well. Pregnant women are prone to having swollen gums, a condition known as ‘pregnancy gingivitis’, and it’s common enough that about...
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