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Booo! Save Your Teeth From Unhealthy Halloween Treats
Now that Halloween is just around the corner, don’t let the sugar play some unwanted tricks on your teeth. Market reports indicate that nearly 25% of annual candy sales are generated during the season and dentists too report an abnormally higher number of dental decay and cavities immediately after Halloween. The sheer variety of candy in the […]
Are you ready for the Summer fun? Make sure your teeth are as well.
If you forgot to add dental cleaning to your spring cleanup list, here are some things you can do before summer to improve your oral health: Schedule a dental checkup: Regular dental checkups are essential for maintaining good oral health. Schedule a checkup with your dentist before summer to make sure your teeth and gums […]
Spring is here.. Did you do your spring cleaning?
We hope you remembered to add dental exam and cleaning to your Spring Cleaning list. Did you know that most dental insurances cover 2 annual cleanings? Call your dental office to find out more. Thank you for reading our first newsletter. In these newsletters, we will share relevant information about dental health, community developments and […]
Are you ready for the Super Bowl? Party Snacks Your Teeth Will Love and Hate
Are you ready for some Football? An NFL watching party demands super snacks but not at the expense of your teeth. Lost in the tradition of overeating and complaining about the referees is oral health. In fact, oral health is most likely the last thing on the minds of those watching Football on Sunday. That’s […]
The Year End Rush: Use Your Dental Benefits Before You Lose Them
Get in early! Schedule your appointments now before the schedule fills up! It’s the end of the year and your family is probably busy, busy, busy. However, it is a good time to evaluate your dental health before you go into the holidays. Most dental insurance companies reset their “benefit year” starting on January 1st. […]
Bad Breath bad breath whatcha gonna do
It can certainly be embarrassing to be caught with bad breath, whether it’s in the morning or after you’ve had a particularly potent meal with some extra garlic and onions. Usually, a quick piece of gum or a mint can battle the smell, or a quick swish of mouthwash, but that may only be temporary. […]
Back to School Do’s and Don’ts
Back to School Dental TipsSummer is almost over and school is here. Back-to-school can be an exciting time for kids—and parents too! As summer starts giving way to fall, your to-do list begins to fill up: there are clothes to buy, supplies to gather, and get-togethers with friends both old and new. Here are a […]
How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush?
When was the last time you replaced your toothbrush? We throw out expired foods, restock vitamins and supplements, and replace our beauty products often, but when it comes to health and beauty, it’s our dental hygiene that doesn’t get as much attention or thought as other areas of our regimen. However, there are important rules […]
Foods That Cause Mouth Ulcers
Mouth ulcers are small sores that form on your gums, lips, inner cheeks or palate (roof of mouth). Mouth ulcers aren’t contagious and mostly harmless. However, anyone who’s had one knows how unpleasant they are. They can be triggered by several different factors, including minor injuries, anxiety, stress, biting the inside of your cheek, smoking […]
5 Ways to Get Your Smile Summer Ready
As a community, things are slowly coming back to normal from the pandemic. You have probably finished your spring-cleaning, you may be in the process of updating your wardrobe, and planning to go on vacations this summer again. And you know what happens on vacation. Photos and videos. People love to record every stop along […]