Dental Health

How Genetics Affect Your Oral Health

Eye color, hair color, body shape, and stature size – genetics can impact so much. Did you know that your genetics can even impact your oral health? It’s true! You’ve inherited your ability to fight off infection and maintain clean teeth from your parents, grandparents, and other ancestors. We’re here to discuss how your genetics […]

How Change of Season Can Affect Your Oral Health

You may have noticed that your teeth feel and function differently at different times of the year. Changing seasons can impact your oral health in some surprising ways. This article will help you anticipate the changes that you’ll experience, and will also help you decide when it’s time to make an appointment with the dentist. […]

4 Ways to Boost Your Confidence This Summer

Would you like to boost your confidence this summer? Who wouldn’t? Practicing self-care can help you feel better about yourself, and by extension, feel better about your interactions with others. Here’s what you need to know: Stay Hydrated By Drinking Lots of Water There are so many benefits to drinking water! Drinking water and staying […]

Names of the Four Types of Teeth

Did you know? There are four types of teeth. Each type of tooth has a different function, sits in a different place in the mouth, and looks different from the other types of teeth. Here’s what you need to know about each type of tooth: Molars Molars are the teeth found in the back of […]

How to Create an Oral Hygiene Routine You Love

Maintaining oral hygiene is good for your appearance and for your health. If maintaining oral hygiene isn’t yet a part of your daily routine, then it should be! When something is routine, you have to think less about doing it – you’ll just do it naturally. Below are some things you can do to make […]

Five Tips to Improve Your Flossing Game

Flossing is an important part of your oral hygiene routine! That said, there are many people who have a hard time staying in the habit of flossing as well as they should. There are many tools available to make flossing a more worthwhile and effective way to take care of your teeth. In the following […]

How to Spring Clean Your Oral Hygiene Routine

The time for spring cleaning is here! Maybe you’re busy spring cleaning your closet, or cleaning your entire house, but have you thought to “spring clean” your oral hygiene routine? Oral hygiene isn’t a static process. By upgrading your toothbrush, reconsidering the way you care for your teeth, and cleaning the space where you keep […]

Four Reasons to Smile Daily

Smiling is good for you! This small action can improve your mood, brighten your day, make a difference to others, and more. It’s important to have confidence in your smile and to do what you can to make your smile as beautiful as possible. At Weninger Dentistry, we help our patients love their smiles. Here’s […]

Are Electronic Toothbrushes Worth It?

Electric toothbrushes cost a lot more than standard manual-control toothbrushes. For conscientious dental patients, the question that many people ask is: are they worth the money? You’re not alone in your questions. There are many ways that electric toothbrushes are worth the cost. Knowing the benefits of electric toothbrushes can help you decide whether this […]

Calcium-Rich Foods that Promote Oral Health

Maintaining good oral health is a challenge. While cleaning your teeth regularly and seeing the dentist is imperative, there are other things you can (and should) do to keep your teeth healthy. One of the things you can do to keep your teeth strong is to eat calcium-rich foods. Do you want strong, healthy teeth? […]