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Carrying around and using a toothbrush can help prevent gum disease, at the recommendation of our Sacramento dentists.

What’s In Your Pockets?

Gum Pockets, That Is! A recent study in the Journal of the American Dental Association found that scaling and root planing procedures are good for patients with severe gum disease, also called chronic periodontitis. This sickness affects about half of the adults over thirty in the...

A pair of grandchildren kiss their grandmother simultaneously -- a beneficial behavior that works best when your oral health is excellent.

Kiss and Tell

Peck, smooch, make out and pucker up. Kissing is a way to strengthen relationships and to show affection. For couples, a quick kiss is given and received without a second thought. From the peck between family members to the kiss from Mommy to make the...

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...

Enjoy fall flavors while continuing to care for your teeth with the help of our Sacramento dentists.

Dental Health in the Fall

Watch Out For Pumpkin-Spiced Stranger Danger It's still a bit toasty outside and drought-parched Sacramento trees may be losing their leaves because they're thirsty, but we also know it's Fall because the season of pumpkin-spiced everything is upon us. It's also the time of year when...

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...