Halitosis & Bad Breath

Bad breath stinks. Literally! (*Crickets chirping*) Did you know that stinky breath can come from more than just anchovies? Rancid breath also comes from sources inside your body, and when that’s the case it’s an illness referred to as halitosis. Here are a few sources of halitosis. -If you have gum disease, pockets of bacteria in your gums are chomping... read more »

Are Your Gums Bleeding?

At the dental practice of Henry K. Danziger DDS, we cannot emphasize enough that taking good care of your oral health by brushing and flossing daily benefits not just your teeth, but your gums as well. The health of your gums--which cushion and support your teeth--are a good indicator of your general health which can let you know when something is going... read more »

Important Dentistry Terms You Should Know

Dentists tend to use words unfamiliar to the rest of us who didn’t attend dental school along with them, and it can be overwhelming when you have no idea what they are talking about. Here are some dental terms you should know if you don’t want to feel like a tiny fish in a big pond when you go to... read more »