Keeping Your Smile Safe From Tooth Hazards and Risks

Are you actively monitoring your daily choices to determine if any of them could potentially lead to an oral health disaster? Although it won't take a long time to do, it is a good idea to set up a checklist of all habits you practice on a daily basis, including traditional foods and drinks you like to enjoy, bad habits... read more »

Tooth Decay is a Threat to Good Oral Health

Did you know, tooth decay can seriously damage your health? Tooth decay can be dangerous not just to your smile but to the overall health of your mouth. That is why you need to take special care of your teeth. Here at TLN Family Dental in Houston, Texas, we care for you and your teeth. We are and are happy... read more »

Oral Health Hazards Can Be Avoided

Oral health hazards can be avoided. Doing your part to keep your teeth safe begins with optimum oral health care habits as well as the avoidance of oral health care risks. This includes the following: - Do not practice or partake in contact sports without wearing the appropriate safety equipment, including mouth guards, and face masks. - Do not use... read more »

Is Your Toothbrush Being Taken Care Of?

Is your toothbrush being taken care of? Are you making sure to keep it out of harm’s way and away from potentially harmful bacteria and germs than can easily find their way into your mouth? Sadly, many toothbrushes only last for around 3 to 4 months, so be sure to replace yours as necessary. If your brush is too worn,... read more »

Why You Should Wear a Mouthguard

You probably know that brushing and flossing your teeth is essential if you’re interested in protecting your oral health. However, there are other things you can do—such as using a mouthguard to help you keep your teeth healthy and strong. Of course, there are several mouthguard options you could consider. Naturally, you could choose a store bought mouthguard, but they... read more »