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Teeth Staining Foods To Avoid

We all want a nice set of pearly whites, don’t we? Bright teeth really add to your appearance, confidence and give you a natural inclination to smile more. Sadly, many people today continue to lose that bright, natural shine, largely due to poor oral hygiene. Most cosmetic dentists in Austin agree that the foods we … Read more

People’s Rx Interview

The Let’s Get Healthy Show with Bill Swail invited Dr. Trivedi onto the show for an interview about dental health. There are many new topics in dental health that are trending, and several are discussed in the interview. Dr. Trivedi primarily discusses whether flossing is a farce and how pH affects your overall dental health. … Read more

Things You Most Likely Didn’t Know about Teeth Whitening

A bright and attractive smile is not possible if your pearly whites have clearly visible, ghastly- looking stains. If this is the case, then it’s high-time for you to undergo a professional or take home teeth whitening treatment. Before you do though, consider these facts: Whitening is commonly done by carefully applying a controlled concentration … Read more

E-Cigarettes

E-Cigarettes – A Better Alternative to Smoking? Electronic cigarettes, e-cigarettes, have gained popularity in the past few years. While they are marketed as a safe alternative to regular cigarettes, are they really a good choice? Researchers are still studying the effects of e-cigarettes, and the fact they are very popular with tween make them a … Read more

Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth Sensitivity: Why it Happens and What Are Your Options Sensitive teeth are a common complaint. Over 40 million Americans experience the symptoms of sensitive teeth in their lifetime. These symptoms often include sharp pain when the teeth are exposed to cold, heat, acidic, or very sweet foods. You may also experience sensitivity after brushing and … Read more

Sparkling water – The hidden danger

Soda, flavored sparkling waters, and fizzy water are popular choices to quench thirst. An ice cold glass of these beverages is enjoyable on a hot day, and all year long. But are these beverages safe for your teeth or are you putting the precious enamel which protects your teeth from cavities and damage at risk … Read more

The Top 10 Foods That Are Secretly Destroying Your Teeth

We all enjoy eating a variety of foods, but did you know some of your favorite foods may be secretly destroying your teeth? Foods high in sugar promote bacterial growth which can contribute to cavities and gum disease. Also foods high in acid can eat away at the protective enamel on your teeth. While you … Read more

The Impact of Nutrition on Dental Health

You know to be healthy you must eat right, but did you know nutrition has a direct impact on your dental health? A well balanced diet is important for your overall health, and it can help to prevent cavities and gum disease as well. A poor diet can have a negative effect on your teeth, … Read more