Fluorine is the 13th most common element in the earth’s crust. It occurs naturally in water, soil, and rocks. Fluoride is a negatively charged ion of fluorine that combines with other ions, such as the sodium ion, to make some of the ingredients found in toothpaste. These fluoride compounds in dental care products strengthen your
As the Twelve Days of Christmas fall upon us, we want to reiterate how important healthful sleep is to maintaining our wellness and vitality during the holiday season and throughout the year. Here are 12 holiday tips to healthier sleep that you can implement tonight without any expense! 1. Don't stay up late wrapping presents!
Ask the Expert: The Importance of Breathing Through Your Nose by Tamra L. Neaugebauer, DDS The Connection Between Good Oral Hygiene and Sleep Noses are for breathing, mouths are for eating. When I ask most of my patients whether they breathe through their nose I often get a resounding “Of course!” When I investigate
Tips to Maintain Your Dental Health Throughout the Summer While you’re enjoying the warm weather, it’s easy to ignore your dental care routine. To ensure your summer doesn’t leave you searching for a dentist, beware of these 5 summertime activities that can put your dental health at risk. Swimming Pool Water Chlorinated pool water is
To Our Valued Patients: Well Beyond Dental is now open to see patients! We are taking extra precautions to ensure the safety and health of our team and our patients. We are adhering to all safety guidelines of the American Dental Association (ADA), the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Occupational
As we age we learn about what’s normal for our bodies and what isn’t. However, children can be completely unaware of a problem with their body until the problem becomes more severe. For example, what your child may think is normal jaw soreness, you may actually know is a TMJ disorder. With that in mind,
Tips from Well Beyond Dental RenoBecause your oral health can directly affect your body’s overall health and wellness, it’s important that you take proper care of your teeth and gums. And just as you would take vitamins and minerals to promote a healthy immune system or boost your body functions, they’re also great for strengthening
Having poor dental health can affect more than just teeth. There are links between poor oral hygiene and serious health conditions such as heart disease and diabetes. However, visiting your Reno dentist can help you avoid health problems related to bad oral health, and get you on a proper oral hygiene routine. Health Problems Related