It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving is hovering in the air with the promise of delicious aromas and food that come with it. For your teeth however, if they are left uncared for or neglected, it can be a seasonal nightmare.
While we all love the amazing food this time of year has to bring, it’s easy to fall into bad habits of neglecting your teeth. Did you know your oral health is also connected to other conditions in your body? Negative oral health has been linked to heart attacks, diabetes, dementia, rheumatoid arthritis, and even premature birth. That is why it is so important to remember your oral care this Thanksgiving season.
Remembering the basic habits of brushing your teeth twice a day, as well as, flossing every day will help you to keep your oral health in excellent shape. Don’t forget to visit your dentist regularly as well, because your dentist can check for any cavities or any other conditions before they become too big or severe. Keeping up with your dentist twice a year will keep your oral health in a positive, healthy direction.
If you have any questions or concerns about your oral care, please call us today. Our dentist can help aid and assist you with any questions or concerns you have pertaining to your oral care. So, call us today and schedule an appointment. Let us give you a healthy smile you can be thankful for this holiday season.