If you’ve experienced tooth decay for the first time, you know how much pain it can be. The mouth is aching and it hurts to chew. You should call your dentist to have your tooth fixed. They’ll likely need to drill out the rotted portion of your tooth, and then fill the tooth. It is possible that the entire tooth needs to be removed if the decay has reached a dangerous level. Isn’t that an unimaginable nightmare? There are plenty of ways that you are able to prevent tooth decay. In this clip, you will learn some of the best practices to avoid tooth decay.
You might be able to get better dental health from the tap water. A few communities add small amounts of fluoride in the water that they tap. These provides your teeth with a tiny protection against decay. However, it’s not enough. It is still necessary to clean your teeth every daily. Also, you should floss. Some food particles can be lodged in between your teeth and is not easily removed using a brush. It is also possible to consider using the Waterpik. It can quickly and easily remove food.