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Men need to visit the dentist as often as women to stop losing teeth.

Real Men Visit the Dentist

Did you know that men are less likely to take care of their overall health than women? Along with ignoring their general well-being, studies show that men also tend to ignore their dental health, much to their significant other's chagrin. One reason why is because...

Bottled water is linked to cavities and is not recommended by our Sacramento dentists, unless it contains fluoride.

Bottled Water and Cavities

Is There a Link? In our blog articles, the Sacramento Dentistry Group has discussed fluoride and the fluoride debate at length and the research is clear: fluoride has far more benefits than risks and children's developing teeth need fluoride to have the strongest possible enamel. Many...

Invisalign

Invisalign Days Soon Ending

Enjoy Your Savings Now, Not Later! Summer may be ending, but the savings are just beginning! Invisalign Days continue at the Sacramento Dentistry Group and our special promotional savings last only until September 26th! It's the best time to save big money, so if you have...

A regular exam of the tongue is critical for maintaining oral health.

The Importance of a Healthy Tongue

Say Ahhh! The tongue is a powerful and useful part of your anatomy. Besides using it to taunt siblings and rivals as a child, you use your tongue in speech, for chewing and swallowing, preparing your food for digestion and recognizing objects in your mouth that...

Our Sacramento dentists do not recommend the use of e-cigarettes.

Are E-Cigarettes Safe?

ADA Supports NIH Investigation It is common knowledge that smoking cigarettes is damaging to our health. Mountains of documented research show that smoking cigarettes contributes to poor overall health and the adverse effects dramatically increase oral cancer risks, especially in men. But now e-cigarettes are on...

Our Sacramento dentists may diagnose acid reflux during an oral exam.

Information About Acid Reflux

What Your Dentist May Know Before You Do Did you know your dentist might know you have a health condition before you do? If you wake up every now and then with a painful and burning sensation in your chest or a bad taste in your...

Preventing Opioid Abuse

ADA joins with AMA to Prevent Opioid Abuse

Last year over 44,000 Americans died from drug overdoses involving prescription painkillers. In response to this problem, the American Dental Association has joined with the American Medical Association Task Force to Reduce Opioid Abuse. Painkillers are commonly prescribed after serious dental procedures, but in accord...

Talk About Bad Breath

Talk About Bad Breath

We can all be grateful that dental hygiene and practices have come a long way since historic times. If we think we have bad breath after waking up each morning, just think of the people who lived three thousand years ago! Bad breath was undoubtedly...