Love, Orlando, and flowers are all exciting “blooms.” However, if you suffer from seasonal allergies, the last bloom may not sound so appealing. Lush grass and budding bouquets look beautiful, but they’re not always easy on the eyes. These pollen-producing posies can drive … [Read more...]
Toothache Day: Home remedies for a toothache
Throughout history, people have believed things that seem crazy to us: that the earth was flat, mermaids swam the seven seas, and thunder was caused by giants bowling. Many people in ancient times believed a “toothworm” caused the pain of a toothache by digging into the tooth. … [Read more...]
Pain-free dentistry: Sniffing relief?
A dentist’s chair is the cause of dread for many - research says that up to 75 percent of adults express fear upon the mention of a dentist’s appointment. Even though anesthesia is at a dentist’s disposal to help patients, the very idea of having a needle poking inside their … [Read more...]
Dental First Aid Tips
Tackle your toothache. If you or a loved one gets a toothache, clean the painful area using a soft toothbrush and floss. Rinse with warm salt water. Apply a cold compress to help with facial swelling and take a painkiller or anti-inflammatory that you know works for you. Call a … [Read more...]