Take Care of Your Teeth, Even When You Are Sick

It’s that time of the year. You get your flu shot, stay warm, practice good hygiene...and get sick anyway. It happens, especially during the colder months. Even if you are down for the count with a case of the flu or just a common cold, you still need to take care of your teeth. That means brushing and flossing, even... read more »

Consistent Oral Hygiene Habits Are the Cornerstone for Maintaining Good Oral Health

Healthy teeth and gums are very important for your overall quality of life. Chronic problems with cavities, gum disease, and other oral health conditions can be bothersome and cause discomfort. If they’re not caught early the worsening issues could prove costly to treat. To aid in this worthwhile effort the American Dental Association recommends that you floss your teeth at... read more »

Toothbrush Choosing

Are you having trouble choosing a toothbrush? If so, you have come to the right place! Here at Adept Dental Shafter in Shafter, California, our team of experts takes pride in keeping you informed when it comes to the best for your oral health care. That is why we are going to talk to you about having a manual toothbrush... read more »

The Facts About Mouthwash

Although mouthwash should not replace brushing and flossing, it is a helpful addition to use after meals and brushing. Instead of grabbing the first product on the shelf, consider the following: - Some brands of mouthwash are useful for freshening breath and preventing the odors associated with bad breath, also called halitosis. - Some mouthwash products can also improve your... read more »