Monthly Archives: June 2017

“Tooth squeeze” – Your Teeth Under Pressure

High and low altitudes are known for making your eardrums feel funny. But did you know that atmospheric pressure can also affect your teeth? Called “tooth squeeze” or barodontalgia, this phenomenon is most common among scuba divers, pilots and mountaineers, … Continue reading

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Handling Dental Emergencies

What is the best way to take care of dental emergencies? Calmly and quickly! If a dental emergency occurs, try to stay calm and call your dentist as soon as you can. Trauma to the mouth and teeth may be … Continue reading

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5 Work Habits That Can Wreck Your Teeth

These workplace no-nos can really take a toll on your oral health. 1. Using your teeth as tools Don’t tear off a piece of tape with your teeth, rip open packaging with your inciscors or hold pins in your mouth. … Continue reading

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