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How to Save Big on Dentistry

There are a lot of confusing terms associated with dental insurance. Choosing a dentist who is in-network with your plan can save you 30 to 40 percent. What does in-network mean? It means the dentist has entered an agreement with your insurance company to only charge the fees and co-pays outlined in your plan. He [...]

Sugar-Free: Not So Sweet

Most know that sugar is no friend to our dental health. Bacteria highjacks sugar to make acid that damages our teeth. But did you know that sugar-free options may be no better? A study by the University of Melbourne confirms that sugar-free beverage options, such as diet soda, can be just as destructive. Acidic additives [...]

The ‘Tooth’ About Birth Control Pills

If you’ve decided to take birth control pills, you’ll want to let your dentist know. Oral contraceptives cause hormonal changes in the body, which can increase your body’s inflammatory response. Gums can become swollen and bleed more easily (gingivitis). The bacteria that causes periodontal disease feeds off the increased progesterone in the body. However, lower [...]

By |2018-04-25T11:36:31+00:00January 30th, 2017|Categories: Mt Pleasant SC Dental News|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on The ‘Tooth’ About Birth Control Pills

Solutions for Sensitive Teeth

Do you skip cold treats in the summer and pass on hot soup in the winter because they make your teeth hurt? There are several typical causes of sensitivity. Enamel Erosion It’s possible some your tooth enamel has eroded. Enamel is the protective layer that shields your teeth and protects your nerve endings. When it [...]

By |2017-11-15T12:07:35+00:00January 16th, 2017|Categories: Mt Pleasant SC Dental News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Solutions for Sensitive Teeth