If you are like many Daly City and San Mateo adults, you started developing cavities fairly young and started receiving the ubiquitous silver amalgam fillings.
When you go to a San Mateo, Pacifica, or Half Moon Bay drugstore or supermarket looking for toothpaste, mouthwash, teeth whitener, or other oral care product, make sure that it carries the seal of the American Dental Association. The seal is there to help you make the best choices you can for the products you need to keep your mouth clean and healthy.
Here is some important news for San Francisco residents: Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is a major cause of tooth loss among adults. Fortunately, this problem is easy to treat if it is caught in the early stages.
Are you worried about seeing the dentist? Are you struggling about discussing your smile? Settling into the reality of what you are prepared to discuss with your dentist is the first step to relief.