Avoiding Tooth Fracture

We just learned that our biting force can be as much as 300 pounds per square inch in the first molar region of our mouths. Our jaws are literally as powerful as walnut crackers! Although your dentist does not recommend it, some people actually do crack walnuts with their teeth 😉 How does all that […]

Gum Disease is Preventable

Gum Disease Preventable With Proper Oral Hygiene, Healthy Diet, Regular Dental Visits. The Fort Campbell (KY) Courier (4/3, Young) reports that many basic daily activities, such as speaking, smiling, chewing and even smelling “are dependent on having good oral health,” which in turn can be ensured through proper oral hygiene. The article goes on to focus on […]