Top 10 Oral Irrigators or Water Flossers

Water FlossersDo you brush your teeth on a regular basis? Do you use mouth wash and/or floss? Did you know that for most of the people that is not enough to keep their teeth and gums healthy? Well… now you do ;) Another important alternative answer for Oral Care is Water Pressure Flossing. Some people call these oral gadgets as Water Flossers, Dental Water Jets, or Oral Irrigators.

How do I know that Water Flossing is important? Well, I’d say there are two sure answers, proven Medical studies and my own experience. Water Jet Flossing is clinically proven to be up to 93 percent more effective than typical string flossing. I don’t know about you but to me that is more than enough of difference to consider using Oral Irrigators. There were many times when I brushed my teeth, string flossed, and used a mouth-wash. Then when I used a Jet Water Flosser I had so much left-over pieces of food come out that it impressed me every time.

Before my dentist deep cleaned my teeth I had lots of problems with my Oral Health. My gums would bleed from even a light brushing, string flossing, water flossing, and mouth-washing. My gums kept on getting easily infected by some left-over food that got stuck between my teeth which led to some swelling. My mouth would horribly and embarrassingly stink. Around some of my teeth I had some kind of dark crusty stuff growing. My mouth had some serious problems Periodontal disease (or Periodontitis) and Gingivitis. Continue reading

Xylitol Sweetener Benefits

spry xilitol spearmint gumXylitol is a natural sweetener. Xylitol is natural because it is already inside of our bodies. Our bodies actually produce Xylitol from fruits, berries, mushrooms, lettuce and other foods. Did you know that there is actually a gum that is really good for your teeth? Next time you’ll look for a gum to buy and chew, try looking at the ingredients and make sure that there is no other kind of sugar except the Xylitol. Actually, clinical  studies have shown that if you chew xylitol gum or eat xylitol candies on a daily basis then it may help you reduce the risk of tooth decay and improve overall oral health. I heard a bunch of stories where people were told by their doctors that there is major problems with their teeth and some serious work needs to be done, but some of those people started chewing xylitol gum daily and then when they came back to the doctor, they totally surprised their doctors. Also, there are many dentists that really recommend using xylitol products daily, because then your will improve your oral health dramatically. The picture shows one of the awesome gums out there that can promote the health of your teeth. We use this gum from Spry company and we recommend for you too, to use this instead of other gums with bad sweeteners in them. If you decide to buy this gum you can just click on the picture or click here.