Toothpaste Alexandria, VA

Should You Go Natural With Your Toothpaste?

More and more people are choosing natural or organic products for their personal hygiene. If using all-natural products is important to you for washing your hair or cleaning your face, it should be even more important to you when it comes to cleaning your teeth. Your toothpaste is a product you put inside your mouth […]

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Does Gum Disease Affect Children?

Gingivitis or periodontitis, commonly called gum disease, is a bacterial infection of the gums, soft tissues, and bones that support teeth. While more frequently associated with adults, if thorough oral habits are not in place, gum disease can affect children. Severe gum disease in children in rare, but chronic gingivitis is not. The problem begins […]