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The Dangers of Mouth-Breathing

Do you have a child who habitually breathes through his or her mouth? This is fairly common. About half of all children under the age of eight do some degree of mouth-breathing. If he or she hasn’t grown out of the habit by the age of eight, though, it might be wise to bring this […]

Protect Your Baby from Bottle Mouth!

Our Lynnwood dental center wants your little ones to get a good start on their teeth, and there are few greater threats to an infant’s oral health than bottle mouth. The good news is that it’s an easy enough condition to avoid, if you’re aware of it, so simply follow these easy guidelines and you’ll […]

What’s the Deal with Oil Pulling?

There is a recent trend among the naturopath community that is being called “oil pulling”. Under this practice, tooth brushing is done away with in favor of vigorously swishing natural oil for twenty minutes, twice a day. This is supposed to clean your teeth, reduce inflammation, and give you all sorts of other benefits. But […]

Do You Have Tonsillitis?

Tonsillitis, or an inflammation of the tonsils, generally represents a viral or bacterial infection in your tonsils.  It can be a condition that requires medical attention, so our Lynnwood dental clinic advises that you be on the lookout for the following warning signs: A pain or tenderness in your throat. A coating of white or […]

The Proper Way to Store Your Brush

Your bathroom is not the most sanitary place.  All the same, though, it’s probably the place where you keep your toothbrush.  In order to minimize the amount of bacteria and other unhealthy substances on your brush, try taking the following storage tips from your Lynnwood Dentistry: Store your brush upright, like in a cup or […]

In-Office Whitening vs. Over-the-Counter Whitening

Though there are many store-bought options available to whiten your teeth, it’s hard to beat a dentist-assisted whitening procedure at our Lynnwood Dentistry.  Here’s why you should consider in-office whitening over an over-the-counter method: Quicker Results: While many store-bought products require weeks of application to show any results, one quick appointment with a dentist can […]

Dental Treatments for Dental Problems

The Most Common Dental Treatments There are many options to treat dental and oral problems. Here are the most common treatment options seen by generalist-dentists and specialists. Many patients have experienced one to several of these. Cleanings While an earnest personal oral hygiene routine is very helpful, there may still remain plaque and tartar on […]

What Are The Different Types of Dental Problems?

The Most Common Issues Seen By Dentists  There are many dental and oral problems seen by dentists and that’s because we really don’t stop using our mouth in daily life. Most issues are preventable, however, yet you are bound to experience at least a few in your lifetime. Here are the most common problems. Caries […]