A Woman with Discolored Teeth and a Oral Cancer Lesion

How Tobacco Affects Oral Health

Maintaining your oral health is far less difficult, time-consuming or expensive than restoring your oral health after something has adversely affected it. This is why your dentist invests as much time and effort in preventative dental procedures as is possible, and encourages you to do the same. Just as is the case with your general health, there are certain habits …

Woman with Bad Breath

Signs That Your Oral Health is in Trouble

Your oral health and comfort is a critical component of your overall health and comfort. This is why it is so important for you to take the time to develop and maintain good oral hygiene habits, including daily brushing and flossing and twice yearly dental examinations and cleanings. However, even rigorous oral hygiene habits and preventative care may not protect …

Taking care of bad breath with Dr. Saferin, in bestsmiles Dentist west hartford, CT

How Can I Get Rid of Bad Breath?

There may be few things that are more awkward or embarrassing than bad breath–especially since not many people feel comfortable speaking up to tell you it’s occurring so that you can remedy it. Fortunately, once you understand the common causes for bad breath you can take action to prevent it where possible and resolve it where necessary. What Causes Bad …