Knowledge Foundation: Mouth Jewelry

Are you aware of the risk associated with mouth jewelry? Mouth jewelry consists of appliances that are inserted into the mouth often for fashion. This can lip or tongue rings. By wearing mouth jewelry, you could find yourself at an increased risk for several issues including damage to your teeth,... Read more »

A Tooth Sensitivity Treatment Plan Might Include Increased Fluoride

If you struggle to remember to brush your teeth twice each day, or you sometimes forget to floss at least once each day, plaque and tartar in your mouth could lead to a chronic buildup of plaque acids. As time goes on the persistent oral acidity could cause the microscopic... Read more »

Oral Health and Other Ailments

According to the Centers for Disease Control, excluding accidents, a large number of deaths in the United States are caused by the diseases that have a strong correlation with poor oral health. Some of the health problems include diabetes, cancer, heart disease, respiratory disease, stroke and Alzheimer's disease. -People with... Read more »

Causes of Bad Breath

Are you concerned about having bad breath, or halitosis? You are not the only one; you simply need to look at the well-stocked shelves of gum and mints in the stores to be assured of that. While nobody craves bad breath, there are a number of factors that could cause... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Island Dental Group, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »