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Can Dry Mouth Lead to Tooth Decay?

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There are many things that can cause dry mouth. From medications to mouth breathing to dehydration, people often don’t stop and consider the harmful effects of having a dry mouth. The truth is that having a dry mouth is hugely damaging to your smile. Our teeth are meant to be constantly bathed in saliva for a reason! Here’s how dry mouth can lead to tooth decay

An article by Dr. Sowmya Kanumilli. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: CAN DRY MOUTH LEAD TO TOOTH DECAY?

Keeping Your Toothbrush Safe and Clean

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An article by Dr. Sowmya Kanumilli

Whether you use an electronic toothbrush or a standard one, your toothbrush is what removes plaque and bacteria to help keep your teeth, gums, and even you tongue clean. Over time, your toothbrush is exposed to the millions of bacteria in your mouth as well as food particles, plaque, and even blood from gum disease or brushing too hard. Those are a lot of germs that can accumulate on your toothbrush! How can you keep your toothbrush safe and clean for your oral hygiene routine?

Read the full article here: HOW TO KEEP YOUR TOOTHBRUSH SAFE AND CLEAN!