Oral Health Threats

Health and Lifestyle Habits Your health and lifestyle habits have a direct impact on your oral health. Recent research has shown there is a correlation between obesity and gum disease. And did you know that smoking tobacco products increases your cha...


Dental Products: What to Look For!

  Toothbrushes With so many shapes, sizes and styles of toothbrushes on the market, deciding which kind to buy can be confusing. Here’s what you should look for: Most dental professionals agree that a soft-bristled brush is best for removing p...


Oral Care For Teens: Things You Should Know!

Overview Making the transition from childhood to adulthood can be a worry for teenagers. Braces, third molars, bad breath and their appearance are just some of the common worries for teens. Being busy with school schedules, activities and jobs lends ...


Healthy Teeth and Your Child’s Diet

Besides regular toothbrushing, your child’s diet will play a key role in his dental health. Why Sugar is the Big Villain The longer and more frequently his teeth are exposed to sugar, the greater the risk of cavities. “Sticky sugar”...


Dental Tips for Kids

#1 FIRST DENTAL VISIT BY THE AGE OF 1YEAR OLD The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and American Academy of Pediatrics ALL recommend that every child see a dentist by age 1. We chose this tip as the first one beca...


Fluoride and Children: Q&A

Fluoride can help strengthen tooth enamel and prevent tooth decay. Here are some questions and answers  for parents. Q:Is Fluoride Necessary for my child’s dental health? A: Fluoride is an important mineral for all children. Bacteria in the mo...


Starting Brushing Teeth off Right!

For Kids The importance of brushing teeth properly can’t start early enough for kids. Although many parents don’t make it a priority at an early age, learning to care for primary teeth is as important as caring for permanent teeth. Learni...


Threats to Dental Health

Dental Health Threats As hard as this may be to believe, your overall health — and your lifestyle habits — can have an impact on your dental health. Case in point: recent research has suggested a possible association between obesity and periodont...



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