oral health Tag

While milk is a common source of calcium, our Sacramento dentists want you to know that there are other sources out there if you do not want to ingest dairy products.

Vitamins for Dental Health

When we think of vitamins, we may not think about how they affect our oral health. We know they're good for general well-being, so we should remember that they are also important for the teeth, tongue and gums. So here is some advice for our...

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...

Coffee is recommended by dental scientists for your teeth.

Is Coffee Good For Teeth?

Studies show that drinking coffee in moderation is good for the liver, has antioxidant properties and may reduce the risk for cancer and decaf coffee is good for Type 2 diabetics. But did you know that researchers have recently found coffee’s high chlorogenic acid content...

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...

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...

Breastfeeding is the best option from the perspective or oral health.

Breastfeeding and Dental Health

The benefits of breastfeeding for both baby and mother are well-known and documented. Breast milk is the best and only food necessary for infants up to six months and countless studies show the benefits of an even more extended time of breastfeeding, both for the...

Dental Implants Prevent Bone Loss and Signs of Aging

Losing teeth is a common fear, whether in our nightmares or in real life. Advances in oral health care help the Sacramento Dentistry Group to prevent tooth loss, but there are still problems associated with accidents and bad oral hygiene that lead to the removal...