Halitosis And Xerostomia (Bad Breath And Dry Mouth)

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While substandard oral hygiene is the most common cause of halitosis, many conditions can contribute to or intensify the condition. One of these is the lack of saliva or xerostomia. Saliva and Oral Health Saliva moistens the teeth and gums and removes odiferous dead cells. Saliva also neutralizes the ever-present acids on the tongue, gums,…

Do You Eat A Tooth-Healthy Diet?

Healthy Teeth and Your Salt Lake City Diet

Maintaining healthy teeth is an important concern for our local Salt Lake City dental patients. As your Dr., I’m committed to helping you care for your teeth and keep them healthy. Everyone in Salt Lake City knows that maintaining healthy teeth requires thorough daily brushing and flossing. Regular visits to your local Salt Lake City…

3 Cavity Fighters For Murray Kids

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Most parents know children’s oral health basics: brush regularly, reduce sugar intake, limit snacking, and get adequate amounts of calcium and Vitamin D. Salt Lake Dental Care – Clint Blackwood DDS recommends three additional tools for preventing cavities in toddlers and children. Sealants Fluoride supplements Oral rinses Resin dental sealants are applied by your dentist.…

You May Have Gingivitis

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Every person’s mouth provides a cozy home for over 600 types of bacteria. If you are passionate about oral hygiene and have healthy gums, these microbes usually don’t affect your health. However, if you have gum disease, bacteria can enter your bloodstream through your gums and cause problems. The first sign of gingivitis is swollen,…