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Oral Health Benefits that Come with Eating Seaweed
Posted on 12/25/2019 by Dr. Jae Seon Kim
Seaweeds are a form of algae that is usually found in the sea. They often grow along rocky shorelines and can be found in various colors such as red, brown, green ad even black. To some people, this particular vegetable is a delicacy and as it turns out, it's also great for your oral health. Seaweed is essential in dental hygiene and health, and we will see how shortly. How Can the Seaweed Promote Oral Health? Studies carried out have shown that seaweed can remove plaque thanks to the bacterium found on the surface of the plant. The enzyme Bacillus licheniformis is located in the bacterium, and it plays a crucial role in fighting tooth decay. Seaweed can not only help in oral health, but even general health due to the nutrients it contains. As the plant removes harmful bacteria from the mouth, it ensures that the mouth remains with the good bacteria. It is also known as probiotic bacteria. Seaweed is also beneficial in the fight against gum disease. It blocks the growth of...

Natural Ways to Enhance the Whitening of Your Teeth
Posted on 12/15/2019 by Dr. Jae Seon Kim
Everybody loves a white sparkly set of teeth. It is beautiful when someone with white teeth smiles at you. This is why thousands of people would rather pay so much money for procedures that help whiten their teeth for this aesthetic purpose. However, for people who do not have the means or cannot afford, or just love to do things themselves, there are several natural ways you can employ to ensure you always have white teeth without the much fuss. What Causes The Discoloring Of Teeth? There are several reasons that lead to the discoloration of teeth. Some of the most popular include smoking and alcohol consumption. There are also some chemicals that are abundant in well water that bring about tooth discoloration. Sometimes, the bits of darkening teeth are from our dietary habits. A good example of this would be sodas and high sugar snacks or drinks that can cause the formation of cavities. This can also lead to discoloration when not checked or good oral practices are not...

Tricks to Fighting Sugar Cravings for Better Oral Health
Posted on 11/25/2019 by Dr. Jae Seon Kim
If anyone understands the lust for sugary sweets and milk chocolates as well as other smooth textures on the palate, it is our office. We see the results of untamed impulses on a day-to-day basis. As we approach the string of holidays towards the end of the year, it inclines us to present some tips to help you better curb and manage your sugar cravings. Tricking Your Mind By grabbing a toothbrush and giving a quick and light brushing. (20-30 seconds) Then follow with fluoride mouthwash. It signals to your brain the meal is over. If you don't experience that feeling, here comes the good part. By coating your teeth with mint and fluoride. The cool, clean minty flavor will ruin even the most delicious treat. Buying time for your digestive system to signal you're full. Cinnamon can trick your body into believing you are eating a sweet meal. Grab some apples and lightly dust with cinnamon. The added benefits of apples are that their texture strengthens the gums...
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Oral Health Benefits that Come with Eating Seaweed
Natural Ways to Enhance the Whitening of Your Teeth
Tricks to Fighting Sugar Cravings for Better Oral Health
Treatment Options for Sensitive Teeth
Why Poor Oral Health Can Leave You Feeling Exhausted
What to Do About a Cracked Molar Until We Can See You
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How to Get Tobacco Stains Off of Your Teeth
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Which Uncommon Vitamins Can Drastically Improve Your Oral Health?
Downsides of Making Your Own Toothpaste
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