What to do to keep gums healthy

By: Jenna Fletcher, Medical News Today   Practicing good oral hygiene is the most important action that a person can take to prevent and treat gum disease. Most people tend to overlook their gums when it comes to oral health and focus on getting a bright, white smile instead. However, healthy teeth require healthy gums. […]

What causes a bump on the roof of the mouth?

By: Elaine K. Luo, MD, Medical News Today   A bump on the roof of the mouth can be worrisome, especially if it does not go away quickly. Most causes of a bump on this part of the body are easily treatable, but it may also indicate a more serious underlying condition. Can it be the […]

Why is the roof of my mouth swollen?

By: Jenna Fletcher, Medical News Today   Many conditions may cause a swollen roof of the mouth, including sores, dehydration, and mucus buildups. In this article via Medical News Today, learn about six causes of a swollen roof of the mouth, and possible treatment or home remedies. The Woodview Oral Surgery Team   The roof […]