Oral Health

There are so many benefits to breastfeeding your newborn baby. It enables your baby to fight off infections. Breastfeeding also helps to ward off a number of health risks that include ear infections, pediatric obesity, and asthma. You may be surprised to find out that...

There is a silent battle always raging in your mouth. This is between oral bacteria, acids in foods and drinks on one side, and your natural defenses against those threats on the other. The things that you do or don’t do can tip the balance...

If you wince in pain as you brush, floss, eat ice cream or drink a cup of coffee (or any other hot or cold substance), you may be suffering from teeth sensitivity. Read on and learn everything you need to know about sensitive teeth, from...

We all remember how much fun it is to be a teenager. You may also remember some of the downsides. In this article, dentists in Georgetown, KY, explore the different dental concerns for teens. Braces Over the decades, dental braces have become a “rite of passage” for...

There’s nothing better than enjoying a big cup of coffee from your local coffee shops. At ThoroughDent Smiles, we understand more than anybody that coffee is a key ingredient to a productive morning. While coffee is certainly tasty, many of our favorite coffee drinks are...

Statistics show that in 2015 alone, Americans spent more than $11 billion on teeth whitening. More than $1.4 billion of that sum went to at-home teeth whitening products. These statistics show that there are lots of people with stained or discolored teeth, and there is...

We live at a time when technology has literally taken over nearly every aspect of our lives. Since there is an app for almost anything, the professionals at ThoroughDent Smiles in Georgetown KY suggest the following dental apps to use in your quest for optimum...

How to Stop Bleeding Gums Do you experience bleeding from your gums when you brush your teeth? Don’t be overly alarmed by the sight of blood in the sink. Bleeding from your gums is very common, to the degree that the majority of us will have...

What do you think of when you hear the word acid? There are good chances that you recall the way you feel after eating the extra cheese double pepperoni pizza last week, with heartburn and indigestion, making you feel less than comfortable. You may also...

You’ve heard it all too many times before. Going to the dentist twice a year can help you ensure good oral health is maintained. During the visits, the dentists can also help inform you of preventative measures to take for any issues that may be...