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Dental Mouthwash

improper mouthwash use

What dental mouthwash (or mouth rinse) is right for you? Dental mouthwash has been around for thousands of years. The first ones were essential oils, brandy, vinegar, and urine. Today there are two main types of mouthwashes. Those that are therapeutic in nature and those that are cosmetic. What dental mouthwash should you use? Well […]

Probiotics in dentistry


Do probiotics help with dental issues? The answer could be yes!  A new study released in the American Journal of Orthodontics showed a toothpaste reduced the levels of S mutans in plaque around the brackets of individuals with braces.  S mutans are believed to be the primary causative bacteria involved in tooth decay.  Although, it’s […]