Author: Yuba City Dentistry

Healthy Teeth for Your Whole Family

The Best Way To Prevent Tooth Decay

What’s the best way to prevent tooth decay? Brushing and flossing every day. It’s so simple, but tooth decay and gum disease are the most common problems our Yuba City dental professionals treat. Our mouth is attacked every day by acid-eroding food and drinks. Combine...

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Myths About Veneers

Have you wanted to improve your smile but thought there was no way you could ever do so? There are many misconceptions about having a bright smile full of straight teeth. One is that celebrities are born with a dazzling smile or that they spent...

Dental anxiety is common and our Yuba City dentists have a cure.

Who Has More Dental Anxiety?

Is it Men or Women? The Yuba City Dentistry Group knows that not many people look forward to going to the dentist. Most would prefer to do anything other than go to the dentist, especially when they know there might be a problem. Of course, fixing...

Oral piercings present risks, verified by the ADA and our Yuba City dentists.

Oral Piercings and Dental Health

Inform Yourself of the Risks Don’t pierce on a whim." — The American Dental Association Body piercings, including the lips and tongue, are more mainstream in today’s society. If you or someone you care about is considering an oral piercing, is there anything you should consider? Yes,...

A parched desert illustrates the problem with dry mouth.

Treatment for Dry Mouth

Saliva is essential for oral health. Made mostly of water, it lubricates, cleans, remineralizes the enamel and helps fight bacteria. It also is an important factor in healthy digestion. Saliva helps us to speak and plays an important role in our sense of taste. Therefore,...

Ultrathin Veneers

Smile Your Best and Brightest

Whether we like it or not, appearance matters. So sometimes we need a little help, especially in regards to our teeth. Some teeth just don't grow the way they're supposed to, and all of us suffer the effects of aging as we get older. The...

A sumptuous buffet illustrates the wide variety of flavors that are recognized by the tongue.

Vitamins For Oral Health

In our last article, we discussed the dark side of gummy vitamins and why they can adversely effect dental health. If you choose to take a vitamin, the Yuba City Dental Group recommends taking a chewable or pill vitamin, instead of sugary gummies. But what...

Pediatric Dentistry is one part of the Yuba City Dental Group practice.

Getting Children to Care for Their Teeth

A parent’s job never ends, but during the morning rush or at the end of a busy day it’s easy to forget the kids need to brush their teeth. So how can we teach our kids that brushing and flossing is important? The Yuba City family...

Gummy vitamins may be tasty, but they usually contain just as much sugar as candy!

The Dark Side of Gummy Vitamins

What Makes Them So Tasty? Making sure your children stay healthy is very important for parents. You may worry about their diet, so gummy vitamins are a popular choice for supplementing what a child eats. But there’s a dark side to these gummies that may include...

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Root Cavities and Gum Disease

Many of our Yuba City dental patients unfortunately have gum disease. This problem is not just limited to our practice and clients, for it is a common problem throughout the United States. This poses definite difficulties because gum disease leads to gum recession, and gum...