Does your heart start pounding at the slightest thought of having a cavity filled? Do you get sweaty palms when you pass a dental practice? Many men and women who have improved their smile with cosmetic dentistry or underwent extensive restoration procedures chose to use sedation. Though the terms ‘sleep dentistry’ and ‘oral conscious sedation’ […]
The Link Between Gum Disease and Viral Infections
The pandemic has increased public awareness of the danger of viruses and the importance of a healthy immune system. Our Immune System Protects Against Serious Illness The variation in the seriousness of COVID-19 illness is due, in part, to the strength of natural biological defenses. Of course, you may be wondering why we’re reviewing this […]
Bad Breath Is No Fun
This post from Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno CA takes on an unpleasant topic: bad breath. Imagine you are starting a new job and are going to meet with your new boss for the first time. Confidence is key to your success. As you reach out to shake the extended hand your broad confident smile […]
Is Grandpa Smiling?
How are Americans doing when it comes to the dental health of those who are sixty-five and over? Well, at Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno CA, we have some good news and bad news. The Good News: Tooth decay rates in older Americans has decreased in the past thirty years. The Bad News: 25% of […]
15 Things You Didn’t Know About Teeth
Teeth are alive, but it’s easy to forget that and take them for granted. At Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno CA we never take teeth for granted – but then, as dental professionals we probably understand better than most just how amazing teeth can be. We’re using this blog post to share some of the […]
Is Mouthwash A Must?
There are many different types of mouthwash on the market. Some tout germ-killing abilities, others emphasize fluoride content, and some claim to whiten teeth while freshening the breath. These are all great benefits, but at Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno CA, we ask: will they meet your oral care needs? Many people wonder if mouthwash […]
What Can Mirelez Wellness Dental Do For You?
Your dental health is an important part of your overall health, and at Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno CA we are here to help you maintain it. During checkups, patients are sometimes surprised when we ask questions about their general health. But that dental health-overall health connection is vital, and specific questions about your health […]
Fluoride Treatments: Not Just For Kids
You rarely hear the word “toothpaste” without it being preceded by “fluoride.” Fluoride toothpaste is good for teeth, and at Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno CA, we encourage its use. Fluoride is an essential mineral that helps your teeth stay strong. It is found in some foods and water and makes toothpastes more effective at […]
Signs Of Oral Cancer: What Not To Ignore
At Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno, we are choosing to focus our blog post on a very serious issue: oral cancer. Tens of thousands of lives are claimed each year by this common conditions. In order to keep our patients safe, we offer screenings at each and every checkup. Early detection of oral cancer can […]
3 Ways To Keep Your Mouth Happy!
At Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno CA, our objective is to help every patient who comes in for an appointment to have the best possible oral health. This post focuses on something that doesn’t get as much attention as cavities or cosmetic dentistry: our sense of taste. A happy mouth is not only a healthy […]