Bruxism is terrible for your health but there are plenty of ways to stop grinding your teeth so much
Grinding your teeth is extremely unhealthy so it's important to take action fast before this bad habit wears down your teeth or recedes your gumline.
The 6 best at-home teeth whitening kits, according to dentists
Some at-home teeth whitening kits cause gum and tooth sensitivity but these 6, from brands like Crest and SmileDirectClub, work without irritation.
The 5 best toothpastes that freshen breath and fight cavities, according to dentists
Toothpaste should be easy on your teeth, clean plaque, and prevent gum disease. Here are the 5 best based on testing and dentist recommendations.
4 dentist-backed mouthwashes that'll eliminate bad breath and won't burn your gums
The best mouthwash should be alcohol-free, fight bad breath, and support oral health. We talked to dentists and taste-tested top brands.
The 5 best whitening toothpastes that lift surface stains without damaging enamel, according to dentists
Whitening toothpaste goes beyond fighting cavities and plaque to remove surface stains on your teeth. Here are our top, dentist-backed picks.
Why you have those stubborn white spots on your teeth that won't go away
White spots show up on your teeth for a number of reasons like eating too much sugar. You can't get rid of them but you can prevent more from forming.
I never managed to make flossing a habit until my hygienist recommended this $2 solution — now I do it every morning
Listerine's Ultraclean Access Flosser helped me develop a flossing habit thanks to its ease of use, long, ergonomic handle, and replaceable heads.
The 5 best electric toothbrushes
Electric toothbrushes help clean teeth better with 2-minute timers and smart features. Here are the 5 best, including a budget pick and one for kids.
The causes of a white tongue and how to prevent it
A white tongue can be caused by dehydration, a yeast infection, or smoking. If the white film doesn't move when you scrape it, see a doctor.
Most people don't know how to floss correctly — here's how dentists say to do it
It's typical for people to just floss in the gaps between their teeth, but dentists warn that this isn't sufficient to get out all the trapped plaque.
7 natural ways to whiten teeth and prevent stains at home
To naturally whiten teeth, you should brush and floss regularly, avoid staining behaviors, and stay away from unproven home remedies.
A guide to teeth whitening, from the best products to the most effective natural home remedies
Teeth whitening kits, strips, gels, and toothpaste can all be effective — but it's also important to brush and floss regularly for a brighter smile.
5 common signs of a cavity and how to get rid of them
Tooth sensitivity or discoloration may indicate that you have a cavity. Here's how to recognize common signs and symptoms of tooth decay.
7 tried and true tips to relieve the sensitivity for your poor burnt tongue
Immediately after you burn your tongue, you should drink cold water or chew ice chips to stop heat from penetrating the tissue.
Should you get Invisalign or braces? Which one is cheaper, most effective, and better for your teeth
Braces are significantly cheaper than Invisalign, but both are equally effective at realigning your teeth.
6 warning signs you have too much dental plaque and how to remove it
Plaque on your teeth can lead to a host of dental issues like cavities and may cause bad breath, yellow teeth, and swollen gums in the short term.
What you should know before getting a gum graft for receding gums and tooth sensitivity
A gum graft is a dental procedure that involves taking tissue from other parts of your mouth and attaching it to your gum line to fix receding gums.
Why impacted wisdom teeth are so dangerous
Impacted wisdom teeth happen when there's not enough room in your mouth for your third molars to emerge and they get stuck under your gum line.
7 bad habits you should stop right now to save your teeth, according to dentists
Bad habits like chewing ice, biting your nails, and drinking without a straw can cause lasting damage to your teeth.
What should you look for in a toothpaste? The best and worst ingredients, according to dentists
Some of the best ingredients in toothpaste include fluoride, potassium nitrate, and calcium carbonate.