What is Happening with My Gums - Gum Disease, Bleeding, and Causes and Treatment

What is Happening with My Gums? Gum Disease, Bleeding, and Causes and Treatment

It starts with redness and inflammation, and then your gums may begin to bleed when flossing and brushing. At Sunrise Dentistry, one of the things we evaluate during a new patient exam is the wellness of your gums. One of the reasons our patients must fill out a health history form when they become a …

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Denture Care Tips for New Wearers

Denture Care Tips for New Wearers

Missing teeth are a significant health problem. Aside from their value for appearance, they may also cause eating or chewing problems, which increases the risk of poor nutrition. Luckily, advances in dental medicine provided a solution to this problem with the development of artificial teeth, or dentures! However, new wearers know that denture care can …

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Dry Mouth Causes, Symptoms, and Remedies

Dry Mouth Causes, Symptoms, and Remedies

We all need saliva to keep our mouths clean and moist. Saliva also helps in food digestion and prevents infection by controlling the growth of bacteria and fungi in the oral cavity. When you do not make enough saliva, your mouth gets uncomfortably dry. Dry mouth causes may include dehydration, unhealthy lifestyle practices, certain medical conditions, and …

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