dental health Tag

A better oral exam requires going beyond white light observations and using blue light induced fluorescense, as employed by the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

What Teeth Need

How to Keep Them Healthy Keeping a healthy mouth does not take a lot of effort and is not complicated. A few simple, regular habits give you both a healthy mouth and body. Understanding just how your lifestyle affects your teeth and health is important, because...

Oral cancer can be treated by our Sacramento dental surgeons.

Benefits of Stopping Smoking

Tobacco use may be one of the biggest risk factors in the development of periodontal disease.” — David A. Albert, D.D.S., M.P.H., associate professor at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine The US Department of Health and Human Services reports that millions of Americans per...

A child's dental health is developed in the womb. Our Sacramento dentists can provide advice.

Maintaining Dental Health During Pregnancy

Protecting Oral Health for Two What is the most important thing an expecting mother can do for herself and her unborn baby's dental health during pregnancy? Fortunately, everything a mother does to maintain overall wellness also supports good dental health and birth outcomes. Likewise, a healthy mouth...

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...

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...

Our Sacramento dentists are concerned about your well-being, which is maintained by paying attention to the health of your body as well as your teeth.

About Teeth and Eating Disorders

Good dental health starts with good general health. It is impossible to have a vibrant and healthy mouth, teeth and gums without taking in the proper nutrients. After eating, maintaining a clean environment for your teeth and gums is also essential. These two factors are...

Brushing your teeth while in the hospital is recommended by our Sacramento dentists.

Expecting a Hospital Stay? Pack Your Toothbrush!

Regular Dental Hygiene Reduces Hospital IllnessI tell all my friends now before they go to the hospital to see the dentist before they go, and brush their teeth four times a day.” — Dian Baker, Sacramento State Nursing ProfessorThe last thing a patient in the...

The Benefits of Fluoride

Fluoride is Good for Your Health The Sacramento Dentistry Group firmly believes in the health benefits of fluoride. Losing teeth to decay and the aging generated by missing teeth are major causes of poor health and malnutrition in communities worldwide. We have described the health benefits...