Oral Health

Is Your Toothpaste Your Worst Enemy?

Recently, dental hygienists have noticed something peculiar. Many of their patients have little blue dots lodged in their gum lines. And quite frequently, these dots are surrounded by plaque and bacteria.
What’s the root cause of this problem?
It turns out the small, plastic microbeads found in some toothpaste products are so tiny they can easily become…

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Xylitol for Dental Health

We all know that sugar is bad for our teeth. The bacteria in our mouths thrive on sugar. Sugar gives them energy and allows them to multiply. And when bacteria come into contact with the sweet stuff they excrete the acid that attacks your teeth’s enamel, leading to tooth decay and cavities. But what about…

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