Impacted Teeth In Children: What You Need To Know

It's not only wisdom teeth that can become impacted. An impacted tooth is any tooth that fails to develop in the expected position, within the expected timeframe. Having an impacted tooth can be very uncomfortable when the submerged tooth places pressure on the roots and nerve endings of the adjacent teeth. There's also the effect on eating and speech, not to mention the possible aesthetic effect of having a tooth that is either fully or partially impacted. [Read More]

The Warning Signs Of Sleep Apnea

Do you think that you suffer from having sleep apnea? If so, it may actually be worth talking to your dentist about this problem. Here are some of the warning signs that you should take into consideration so you can take steps to treat your problem. Nighttime Snoring The most obvious warning sign that your partner may notice is snoring during the night. While it may seem like it is something that cannot be prevented, sleep apnea-induced snoring can actually be treated and stopped in many situations. [Read More]