How to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist
An Informative Pep Talk About Dental Care
Does thinking about making your next dental appointment make you nervous? If it does, you’re not alone. According to a recent study released by Colgate, 9 to 15 percent of people in the United States steer clear of the dentist due to fear of discomfort or pain. While those percentages may seem small, they represent approximately 30 to 40 million people who fear dental work.
It’s important to keep in mind that when you avoid necessary dental treatment, it’s not just your pearly whites that suffer. When you make sure to take care of your oral health, your quality of life and overall health improves. Happy Teeth = Happy Life!