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About Dental Dorks
First and foremost, thank you for visiting our website. Our aim is to provide free dental care information to the people who need it the most.
Here you will find detailed assessments of dental related products and their honest and unbiased reviews.
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Plaque is a pale yellow or colorless sticky film that constantly forms or accumulates on your teeth. When food, liquids, and saliva combine, plaque forms between the teeth and along your gum line. Plaque contributes to bad breath and makes the...read more
Flossing your teeth daily is an important component of oral health. It's, however, fairly common for your gums to bleed when you first introduce flossing (especially string). So long as the bleeding is not extended and stops quickly, you should not...read more
There is more than one way to make sure that your oral health is in top-notch form. Brushing and using antiseptic mouthwash is helpful, but not enough. If you want to completely remove plaque and destructive bacteria, you have to floss! Water flossing is a process...read more
Unless you have missed the memo, smoking is bad for your body and overall health. This makes no exception to dental health as well.There is a good reason behind the ever-growing anti-tobacco movement. There are numerous anti-smoking ads, signs, and pamphlets...read more
Floss picks, also known as floss sticks, have slowly but steadily established themselves on the market. Designed with customers’ convenience in mind, floss picks have pushed out flossing strings as the number one plaque removal tool.Smartly designed to hold...read more
Can Using A Mouthwash Replace Flossing?Dentists and hygienists are often challenged with answering this question. Can rinsing with Listerine or a similar product, completely substitute flossing?Even though this question is not as stimulating, or entertaining...read more
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Can a simple toothpaste help prevent or treat gingivitis? Our research shows that it can, and below we introduce you to what we believe is the best toothpaste for gingivitis available in most local pharmacies and even online. Gingivitis or the...read more
Today, many of us are searching for effective solutions to keep our teeth shiny and white. This may be because there are more options for teeth whitening than ever before, which while great for consumers on the surface, presents a very real concern. How are you...read more
With so many products on the market, choosing a good mouthwash is no easy task. The oral hygiene sections in your local pharmacy are likely overwhelmed with categories such as alcohol-free, anti-plaque, anti-gingivitis, and all-natural. You, of course, as an...read more
Any good electric toothbrush is easy to use, comes with extra bristle heads, improves your brushing technique, and is somewhat inexpensive. But, finding a model that is gentle on the teeth and gums, while eliminating plaque and food debris, is no easy task. We spent...read more
Teeth whitening strips have become the most efficient and inexpensive way to achieve a Hollywood-like bright smile. They are easily available in drug stores, grocery stores, and online retailers. However, like all other dental products, they differ...read more
If you are looking to avoid high dental costs associated with teeth grinding, you have come to the right place!Save your money by selecting a dental mouth guard that we have tested and proven to deliver results. Unfortunately, there are too many products out on...read more
If you are looking to become the ultimate destroyer of plaque and harmful mouth bacteria, you have come to the right place. Sonic toothbrushes are powerful, easy to use, quite interactive, and most of all beneficial to everyday oral hygiene. So, if you think the...read more
It is incredibly easy to buy a charcoal toothpaste that tastes bad, hurts your enamels, and leaves your teeth in a worse state then they previously were. I know from experience. Charcoal is by no means some new and revolutionary substance. As a...read more
From movie stars to singers and Youtube sensations, everyone’s got white teeth. So, why shouldn’t you? After all, we are all action heroes and magnificent concert performers in our private lives.Finding the best whitening toothpaste was not easy. If...read more
You are not alone in your desire to restore the natural white and shining look of your teeth. Over 18% of Americans say that they shy away from smiling at cameras because their teeth are not white enough. Living in a cosmetically enhanced society, I do not find...read more
Using an ultrasonic denture cleaner is by far the most effective way of cleaning your false teeth. These devices have the ability to scrub the surface of the dentures at a microscopic level. At Dental Dorks, we recommend using an ultrasonic cleaner as a...read more
Braun Oral-B and Philips Sonicare have been the undisputed electric toothbrush industry giants for over 30 years now. The two brands represent a modern day clash of titans that continuously re-invent their products in order to earn more market share. Their...read more