Marijuana’s Harmful Effects on the Mouth

GREAT article from Live Strong on the effects of marijuana on your mouth!  Read below or click on the link. by DONNA PLEIS, RDH, BSBA http://www.livestrong.com/article/85963-benefits-medical-marijuana/ About 8.1 million people in the United States use marijuana, also called cannabis, on a daily or almost daily basis, reports the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and […]

Can you brush your teeth TOO hard?

The answer is absolutely!   Brushing your teeth too hard (known as “toothbrush abrasion”) or using a toothbrush with hard bristles can not only hurt your gums, causing them to recede, but can actually remove the protective enamel coating your teeth. Over brushing can wear down the enamel on your teeth and push back the gums which […]

Thanksgiving Dental Emergency

Categories: Dental Emergency

It was the last day before the Thanksgiving weekend and the day had gone like a dream. Every patient was gone.  The Cloud Nine team members were bustling about closing up to head home to their families.  You could actually feel the energy and holiday cheer in the air.  As if on cue, the front […]