Marijuana and dental health – Is there a relation?

Marijuana, colloquially known as weed, is the dried leaves of the plants from the genus Cannabis. Cannabis has several medicinal properties and is used as a potent pain-killer, anti-anxiety compound, and it also seems to have antiemetic properties. Unfortunately, this once medically acclaimed drug is now being abused for recreational purposes as it is a … Continue reading

How can veneers help you brighten your smile?

No jewelry on our mother planet can compare to the beauty and grace of a bright smile. However, not all of us have been blessed with perfect, well-aligned, white teeth. Many conditions can cause our teeth to lose their glow. In addition, our teeth are not immune to the perils of the oral environment. The … Continue reading

How frequently should you visit a dentist?

If you type dentist on google, this probably might be one of the most commonly asked questions there. So, what is the answer? Well, the answer to this question may vary for different individuals. However, for this blog, let’s talk about how often someone with no dental complaints should visit a dentist.  Ideally, American Dental … Continue reading

How does a healthy smile impact your overall health?

Laughing and smiling are often considered the best medicines, and rightfully so. Nothing compares to the beauty of a healthy and heartfelt smile. Let us uncover the impact a healthy smile has on our overall health.  Relieves stress A healthy smile will enable you to smile often. The more you smile, the more feel-good hormones … Continue reading

Brushing hard cleans better: Myth or Reality?

Any dental health professional in Southern Delaware will always advise you to brush your teeth twice a day, once before bed and once when you wake up. However, you may never hear one telling you to brush hard. Still, it is widely accepted that brushing harder cleans better. Is it true or just a myth? … Continue reading