Posts for: November, 2013
When decay forms on the tooth, it does not go away by itself. Decay destroys the tooth enamel. If your decay reaches the pulp of the tooth, it will hurt. If it gets to that stage, you will probably need a root canal to relieve the pain and take out the infection caused by tooth decay. Treating a tooth with decay before it hurts is the wisest thing to do.
The average American spends 38.5 days brushing their teeth over a lifetime. Although more Americans would rather go grocery shopping than floss, it is a very important task that we should strive to do EVERY day.