Dental Anxiety

Why Modern Medicine Is So Stressful

People have likely always been afraid of the doctor to some extent. Doctors are associated with illness and death, so some level of anxiety is natural. But modern medicine is more stressful than it needs to be. Many people are terrified of going to the doctor or dentist. That’s why working with a [link id='31' ... Read full story>>>

Can Dentists Smell Your Fear?

There are lots of good reasons to control your dental anxiety when you see the dentist. It makes for a more pleasant experience, can help you get numb more easily, lets you avoid muscle tension and gagging. But new research shows another reason why you should control your dental anxiety: your dentist can actually smell ... Read full story>>>

Why You Should Choose a NuCalm Doctor

NuCalm is an amazing benefit to have at your doctor or dentist’s office. It offers many benefits to you, such as the potential for increased healing, better rest, and, of course, less anxiety during your visits. But beyond the benefits of NuCalm itself, the presence of NuCalm at a ... Read full story>>>

6 Reasons to Switch from Sedation Dentistry to NuCalm

If you suffer from dental anxiety, you might have been relying on sedation dentistry just to get your dental work done. It works, but it’s certainly not ideal. You’ll probably be delighted to know that there is a drug-free alternative to sedation dentistry, one that is certainly ideal. Here are six ways ... Read full story>>>

The Most Anxiety-Inducing Dental Procedures

Dental anxiety is very common, and it can have the negative consequence of causing people to avoid getting needed dental care, which leads to poorer oral health. To understand how best to help patients overcome dental anxiety, it’s important to understand which procedures cause patients the most anxiety. We ... Read full story>>>