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Dentist Fort Wayne- Tips for maintaining good oral health

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Do you wish to maintain good oral health and hygiene? Go through the presentation and find certain useful guidelines for maintaining good oral health.

Do you wish to maintain good oral health and hygiene? Go through the presentation and find certain useful guidelines for maintaining good oral health.


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  • 1. Mouth is one of the organs in the human body which demands a lot of care and hygiene. Oral care alone takes up 50% of the overall care given to the body. A great oral cavity will allow people to smile, laugh, talk and shout with lots of freedom and joy.
  • 2. Brush and Floss The golden rule towards maintaining oral hygiene is to floss once and brush twice every day. It is important to use fluoridated toothpaste and take at least 2 to 3 minutes to brush the teeth.
  • 3. Rinse the mouth after meals Rinsing the mouth with clean water or using an anti-bacterial rinse will be ideal to prevent decay, gum problems and neutralizing acidic components.
  • 4. Clean the tongue It is advisable to use the brush itself to clean the tongue to get rid of microbes living on the tongue’s surface. This will certainly make breath much better.
  • 5. Trash Cigarettes, Tobacco and alcohol A person who uses any of these three will certainly have bad breath, yellow teeth, enamel problems and decay. First quit these before taking any Measures for oral care.
  • 6. Take care while taking in sugar: Bacteria in the mouth break down sugar and produce acids. Acids erode the tooth enamel thus opening the gate for decay. It is important to wash the mouth thoroughly after taking sweet foods.
  • 7. Have a smart and balanced diet Healthy and balanced diet is essential for teeth and gums for people of all age groups. Diet should include grains, nuts, fruits, vegetables and dairy products.
  • 8. Hydrate the mouth regularly A sip of water frequently will flush microbes off the mouth ensuring less risk of cavities and fresher breath.
  • 9. Visit the dentist: It is recommendable to visit the dentist at least once in six months. During a routine examination dentists shall remove any sorts of plaque build-up and look for signs of decay.
  • 10. Are you looking forward for dental care? Dr. Crawfold gets optimum results for you with most advanced dental technology. Visit: www.smilesbycrawford-dds.com Address: Dr. Crawfold, 4116 East State Blvd Fort Wayne, IN 46815