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The Link Between Stress, Anxiety, and Dental Health

It may come as a surprise, but mental health is closely related to oral health. Issues such as depression, stress, and anxiety can have an impact on the integrity of your teeth. According to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, almost two-thirds of people diagnosed with depression reported experiencing a toothache, while half of all clinically […]

USE IT OR LOSE IT

Did you know your dental benefits reset every year? It’s true. If your dental insurance plan, like most is on a calendar year, you will lose out on all unused benefits after December 31st. That means this is a great time of year to take advantage of everything your dental insurance provides, especially if you […]

What us Beauty?

Dr. Noushin Adhami D.D.S www.VistasolDental.com What Is Beauty? By Dr. Sheila Samton Sheila Samton is the author-illustrator of many award-winning books for children, as well as a designer and muralist. Her first children’s book, “The World from My Window” (Crown, 1985), also dealt with the subject of beauty. Ms. Samton has two sons and lives […]

10 healthy hygiene tips that prevent tooth loss

Rinse, swish and spit. When you’re in the chair, it may feel like a lecture, but to the dental hygienist taking care of you, it’s essential education. Because even the most thorough professional cleaning every six months (or so) can’t replace the need for good oral self-care the other 363 days a year. At Vistasol […]

Home remedies to get rid of yellow teeth

It is natural for a person’s teeth to become less white as they age. Many people turn to home remedies to try to get rid of yellow teeth. But which treatments are most effective? Fast facts on yellow teeth: As the enamel on teeth wears, the yellowish dentin underneath starts to show through. An easy […]

How do you know if you have a cracked tooth?

Any part of a tooth can be cracked. The crack may be visible, though this is not always the case. If a person experiences pain when chewing food, or if teeth suddenly become sensitive to hot and cold, one tooth may be a cracked. Any pain associated with a cracked tooth tends to come and […]

Purpose of Dental Bonding

What is the Purpose of Dental Bonding? Dental bonding is a useful and versatile cosmetic dental procedure that is highly effective for treating a number of cosmetic dental problems. Bonding involves the use of a special resin that is applied to teeth and hardened with a special light to affix it permanently to the teeth. […]

10 Tips for Families healthy teeth for life

You have so many good reasons to keep your family’s teeth and gums healthy. Their sparkling smiles. Being able to chew for good nutrition. Avoiding toothaches and discomfort. And new research suggests that gum disease can lead to other problems in the body, including increased risk of heart disease. Fortunately, there are simple ways to […]

Brushing teeth before or after meal?

Should you brush your teeth before or after breakfast? Dental tips and advice for oral hygiene The British Dental Association said you should brush your teeth the last thing at night and on one other occasion during the day MOST people have their own routine when it comes to cleaning their teeth. But how often […]

Gingivitis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment At Vistasol Dental

Gingivitis means inflammation of the gums (gingiva). It commonly occurs because of a film of bacteria that accumulate on the teeth – plaque; this is known as plaque-induced gingivitis. Gingivitis is a non-destructive type of periodontal disease. However, if left untreated, gingivitis can progress to periodontitis, which is more serious and can eventually lead to loss of teeth. Gingivitis is a […]