dental health

March 21, 2018

How Salt Helps Mouth Healing

If you get mouth sores or other problems often, you can decrease their intensity and frequency by using salt water mouth rinses. There is generally a […]
February 8, 2018

What Does Your Toothache Mean?

If you have been feeling pain in your mouth in the form of a toothache, it can indicate severe tooth decay. Pain is a way for […]
January 8, 2018

Sugar and Your Teeth: Get the Facts!

Understanding the relationship between sugar and plaque is the first step to understanding why sugar is often linked with tooth decay. Sugar is responsible for a […]
December 18, 2017

Hide Teeth Flaws with Tooth-Colored Fillings

Tooth-colored fillings are one of the most popular ways to treat a cavity and restore a tooth’s prior strength following a cavity. Historically, patients with cavities […]
November 27, 2017

Protect Your Smile During Sports

Many studies show that more than 1/4th of people play organized sports, which equates to millions of people. Sports not only increases your risk for injury, […]
November 20, 2017

Keep Your Teeth Strong

To keep your teeth strong, you have to be vigilant with oral hygiene habits and visiting the dentist often. You also have to watch what you […]
November 20, 2017

How Medications Can Affect Your Oral Health

Did you know that certain medications can cause you to have oral health problems? The American Dental Association reports that dry mouth is one of the […]
November 13, 2017

Avoiding Common Oral Health Problems

Your oral health is an indication of your overall health and wellness. Many common oral health problems can be avoided if you take good care of […]
November 8, 2017

Keep Your Teeth Strong

To keep your teeth strong, you have to be vigilant with oral hygiene habits and visiting the dentist often. You also have to watch what you […]
October 31, 2017

What To Do with a Toothache

Most patients will eventually have a toothache at some time or another throughout their life. This tooth pain can be a result of sensitivity to hot […]
October 20, 2017

Your Teeth throughout Your Life

As you age, your teeth age with you. The teeth don’t begin to erupt in the mouth until an infant reaches about 6 months of age […]
October 12, 2017

How Good Is Your Oral Hygiene?

When it comes to the health of your mouth, how well would you rate your oral hygiene habits? You only have one set of permanent teeth, […]
September 30, 2017

Cavity Prevention Is Easier than You Think

What oral hygiene habits do you have in place for cavity prevention? Tooth decay is the most widespread childhood disease there is. It affects millions of […]
September 20, 2017

What to Do with Stained Teeth

Do you have stained or discolored teeth? The cause could be from the foods you’re eating or changes going on inside the tooth. Some foods, such […]
August 10, 2017

Comprehensive Dental Exams: Why You Need Them!

The foundation of all good dental treatment is a thorough comprehensive exam. This is where your dentist lays the groundwork for all future care and recommendations […]
July 21, 2017

What to Do with a Cracked Tooth

A cracked tooth is not something that every patient will experience in their lifetime. However, a tooth fracture or cracked tooth can happen for various reasons. […]
June 29, 2017

The Makeup of Your Teeth

  Do you consider your teeth to be bones? Some patients do, just like the bones of the jaw or bones in other parts of the body. […]
June 15, 2017

Foods to Avoid for Healthy Teeth

  A healthy diet makes healthy teeth, but also avoiding certain foods and drinks can increase the longevity and vitality of your smile for years to […]
June 8, 2017

Each Tooth in the Mouth Is Important

Did you know each tooth is necessary in assisting you with the ability to chew, bite, talk and function normally? If you’re like millions of Americans, […]
February 16, 2017

5 Things You Should Know for Better Dental Health

The dentists at Fort Collins Family and Cosmetic Dentistry of the Rockies are as concerned with your current dental health as they are your future dental […]