E-cigs and Vaping...not as safe as one hoped
For the last few years, the popularity of e-cigs and vaping has been on the rise. I have had countless patients happily and proudly report they are quitting smoking now...they are starting to vape. My response has always been positive. I know quitting smoking is hard, but I was also hesitant to promote the alternative these patients were seeking. As it turns out, studies are now being released confirming that these alternatives are not as safe as we had hoped. Damage to t
Replacing your toothbrush regularly will keep your mouth cleaner
Does this look a bit too familiar? Too often people believe that this is what should signal the replacement of your toothbrush or toothbrush head. Unfortunately, if you are seeing this, you are way overdue! The fact is, once the bristles are so worn and frayed, they are too weak to adequately remove the plaque accumulation on your teeth. Toothbrushes should be replaced every three months to ensure you are getting the most benefit you can from your twice daily brushing habit
World Oral Health Day 2015!
Queen City Dental is proud to support World Oral Health Day 2015! Every year over 70 countries take advantage of March 20th to celebrate the benefits of a healthy mouth and the importance of caring for your oral hygiene, no matter your age. To learn more about the event visit www.WorldOralHealthDay.com. In the meantime, brush and floss regularly because the key to a healthy mouth and body is preventative care! -Dr. Rogers - Best of luck to all of our patients for April's g