Instructions on How to Use a Water Flosser

Flossing can be a tough task, especially if you have a difficult time wrapping the tiny strand around your fingers and pushing it through the crevices of your teeth. This is why water flossers were made. Water flossers can help you clean your teeth and prevent dental issues without any stress or worry. Now, because they’re a little high tech,... read more »

Can Gum Disease Cause Tooth Loss?

Can gum disease cause tooth loss? The truth is that gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, in its advanced stages can indeed make your teeth fall out. The reason is because gum disease destabilizes the gum tissue that holds our teeth in place. Without healthy gum tissue, our teeth cannot function properly or maintain a firm grasp within our... read more »

Details on the Ways to Care for Your Smile During Cold and Flu Season

If you have a cold or the flu, it's important to take good care of your smile as much as possible. This is because these illnesses can affect your oral health in many ways. In fact, they can cause toothaches, enamel erosion, bad breath, and more. So, please take good care of your teeth, mouth, and throat by doing the... read more »

Bleeding Gums? We Can Help!

You probably know that you should brush your teeth every day for two minutes at a time. You also know that you should floss every day. Have you ever been told that bleeding gums is a normal part of caring for your pearly whites? Sadly, this isn’t true. In fact, bleeding gums could actually indicate more serious issues. One of... read more »

Understanding Halitosis

Many people have heard the term halitosis, but do you know what it is? Halitosis is more commonly known as bad breath. As we all know bad breath can be common from time to time. However, halitosis is more persistent and can be embarrassing when you are in social settings. That is why here at Hauck Cosmetic Dentistry in Newport... read more »