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Common Misconceptions About Dental Implants Debunked

Debunking Common Misconceptions About Dental Implants: The Ultimate Guide!

Learn the truth about dental implants and discover why they are a safe, effective, and long-lasting solution for missing teeth. In this ultimate guide, we debunk common misconceptions about dental implants and provide you with accurate information to help you make an informed decision. Don’t let myths and misconceptions prevent you from getting the smile you deserve. Read now and find out everything you need to know about dental implants.

Separating fact from fiction about fluoride.

4 fluoride falsehoods to know about

Found in everything from water to mouthrinse to toothpaste, fluoride is a mineral that is proven to be effective in warding off tooth decay. However, you may have seen articles or products that seem to suggest fluoride is dangerous or something that you should avoid. It’s time to get to the bottom of this issue …

What causes bad breath to smell as bad as it does?

The causes of halitosis

While it may be amusing to poke fun at a friend whose breath stinks on occasion, chronic bad breath — halitosis, which is its official name — is a serious issue and one that afflicts millions of people around the world. It may not be life-threatening but it can affect people’s self-confidence and comfort when out in public. Here, we’ll discuss the root causes of halitosis and how you can go about treating it if it afflicts you or a loved one.

The only smiles brighter than City Dentists' are our patients'.

What makes City Dentists special

If you’re seeking a comprehensive dental health provider that will care for your teeth as well as — if not better than — you do, there’s only one place to turn: City Dentists in Wellington. Here are a few of the reasons why we’re special and why we’re experts in turning frowns upside down.

You know caramel isn't good for your teeth, but there are several others.

4 of the worst foods for your teeth

It’s not just your brain and your muscles that require regular nutrition — your teeth do, too. From the calcium that’s found in milk to the phosphate in cheese, foods contain a wide variety of vitamins and minerals that your mouth and your teeth need to maintain their strength and overall functionality.

You should always settle for more when picking your next dentist.

5 keys to picking a great next dentist

For these reasons and many more, people every day decide to leave the dentist that they’ve gone to for years. You may be in that situation yourself. Frequently, individuals don’t really think about why they go to the dentist office that they do. It’s often a matter of comfort, simply being accustomed to the dentist that you went to when you were younger because your parents went there, too.

Healthy gums should appear pink to a very light red.

What unusually red gums may mean

The reason could be any number of things. We’ll go over a few of them here. There may be a quick fix, but in other more serious cases, you may need to reach out to your dentist to determine a proper solution.

Dentistry has come a long way since ancient times.

The history of dental care

Almost as long as there’s been human civilization, people have been finding ways to clean their teeth. From Ancient Egypt to modern-day Wellington, dentists have been making smiles brighter.

The foods you choose can contribute to or counter the effects of bad breath.

5 quick fixes to fighting halitosis

The best way to staunch the stench of bad breath is brushing and flossing consistently, ideally right after meals. However, few people carry oral care kits with them everywhere they go. So what’s the solution to these stinky situations? If you’re one of the 50% of people around the world who suffers from halitosis on a regular basis, here are a few good ways to fight back against bad breath.