Oral Health & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Oral Health & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

  Pregnant women need to take special care of their teeth. Hormonal changes can affect the gums causing them to become red, swollen, and highly sensitive. About 75 percent of pregnant women suffer from some type of periodontal disease. Getting dental treatment...
Dental Health 101: What Are Pit and Fissure Cavities?

Dental Health 101: What Are Pit and Fissure Cavities?

Pit and fissure cavities form on the biting surface of the back of teeth. Plaque that forms on these surfaces is not easily removed by brushing. As a result, the area is increasingly susceptible to dental infections. The pits and fissures are the main areas for...