As we get older, our teeth can become darker and discoloured. This is due, in part, to some of the dietary choices we make.
Wisdom teeth, or third molars are typically the last teeth to erupt in the mouth - usually in your late teens or early twenties. It's common thinking that all people require wisdom tooth removal surgery at some point in their life; However, this isn't always true. Here are a few reasons your dentist may recommend wisdom tooth removal surgery.
Fluoride is the most effective agent available to help prevent tooth decay. It is a mineral that is naturally present in varying amounts in almost all foods and water supplies. The benefits of fluoride have been well known for over 50 years and are supported by many health and professional organizations.
The American Academy of dentistry (AAPD) suggests that parents should make an initial “well-baby” appointment with a dentist approximately six months after the emergence of the first tooth, or no later than the child’s first birthday.