A crown lengthening procedure can be beneficial to reveal the fullness of the actual tooth length. You’re not actually extending the length of the tooth itself, but exposing the entirety of itself by working to reduce the gum line.
Bad breath is something we’ve all had ourselves and most likely encountered in passing strangers and family members. It can be from forgetting to brush your teeth or eating a mouthful of onions, however, it can also point to a much more serious health issue, so take care.
If you may have an accident that makes you more susceptible to tooth decay, there may be an emergency root canal ordered. However, there may be signs that you notice first hand that indicate detrimental decay.
Unexplained tooth loss can be worrisome, and it should be. Most likely, if you’re losing teeth, then you have more health issues happening. The way you eat can cause inflammation in your system, which leads to a whole host of problems, including tooth decay and loss.
Once children really understand the power of a healthy mouth and how it relates to a healthy immune system, it will click. Until then, you may have to nag or encourage them to get into these healthy mouth habits!