Mouthwash Facts In Grapevine

Mouthwash Facts In Grapevine

In this post from Mason Dental in Grapevine, we’re going to discuss mouthwash. Many people use mouthwash to freshen their breath and help prevent tooth decay. While some mouthwash has cavity-fighting additives, it should never be used exclusively. Good dental health is centered on regular brushing and flossing. It is important to know what kind […]

Fun Floss Facts

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You may think the most critical thing about flossing is to do it every day, and at Mason Dental in Grapevine TX, we completely agree. But as in most things, there is usually room for improvement, and trying out different types of floss may help you do a better job. The reason that flossing is […]

Save Your Breath

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This post from Mason Dental in Grapevine focuses on a problem experienced by many people, bad breath. Bad breath, or halitosis, has several causes. The most common is inadequate oral hygiene. Often, halitosis develops midday due to the inability to brush teeth between meals. Small food fragments on the teeth, gums, and tongue grow bacteria. […]

You May Have Gingivitis

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This message from Mason Dental in Grapevine is about gum disease, and the threat it could pose to your dental health. Every person’s mouth provides a cozy home for over 600 types of bacteria. If you are vigilant with dental hygiene and have healthy gums, these microbes usually don’t influence your health. However, if you […]

Why You Should Take Snoring Seriously

Snoring isn’t just an annoyance. It can have significant health consequences. But there is relief at Mason Dental in Grapevine. What is Snoring? Snoring is caused by an an obstruction that restricts the flow of air in the throat. The obstruction can be caused by: Poor muscle tone in the throat and tongue—when muscles relax […]

How To Beat Plaque

Plaque is that sticky, filmy stuff that forms on teeth. It is the main cause of tooth decay and gum disease. For the best dental health, the team at Mason Dental in Grapevine reminds all of our patients to brush and floss their teeth twice a day. Plaque forms when foods with sugars and starches […]