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5 Ways to Help Your Child Feel More Comfortable About the Dentist

When kids visit the dentist, they often feel afraid. This is typically due to the association between dentists and pain. Kids are nervous that during their checkup they will experience discomfort. Bringing a child to the dentist when they are afraid can lead to tantrums, poor behavior, and adamant refusal to go in. The following […]

By |July 14th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Frequently Asked Questions About Cavities

Each time you visit the dentist you eagerly wait in the chair as the dentist peers around the inside of your mouth to give you the final answer. “You don’t have any cavities.” Not having any cavities is a relief, but there’s more to understanding cavities than just knowing that they are painful. If you […]

By |June 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Items to have in Your Dental Care Kit

Taking care of your teeth starts with you, but it’s tough when you don’t have proper tools. Many dentists will give their patients a “goodie” bag with a mini toothpaste, floss, and toothbrush inside. These items are the makings of a dental care kit that you should have in your home. If you open up […]

By |May 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Picking the Right Toothpaste for You

When you are browsing the toothpaste aisle at the supermarket, how do you decide which one to buy? Do you choose the cheap option, the one that claims to whiten your teeth, or the one that is for sensitive teeth? With so many brands and specialties of toothpaste available, it can be difficult to make […]

By |March 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What You Need to Know about Dental Implants

Every year approximately 500,000 people get a dental implant to replace a missing tooth. Implants help people feel more confident in their smiles as they converse, kiss and eat without embarrassment. A dental implant is designed to fit in your mouth as a natural piece, meaning that people won’t even realize it’s there. Here is […]

By |February 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Reasons You Might Have Bad Breath

If you’ve been brushing and brushing and still have bad breath, you might want to consider some other causes.

By |January 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Teaching Your Kids about Brushing their Teeth

Being a parent also means being a teacher. You get to teach your kids manners, how to use a toilet (yay, potty-training!), sharing, and more. Many things you teach your children are important, but especially things that pertain to their physical, mental, emotional, and social health. One of those lessons is brushing teeth. When kids […]

By |December 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Becoming Familiar with Dental Tools

Visiting the dentist can sometimes feel intimidating–whether it’s because you know you haven’t been flossing, or if it’s the shiny, silver tools you know they’ll put in your mouth. These tools are a lot to take in. The sterilized metal seems scary, but if you know what they are for it can help you feel […]

By |November 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

7 Fall Power-Foods For Your Teeth

The fall holidays—Halloween and Thanksgiving—are full of tasty food and treats. However, not all of these foods are good for you, especially when it comes to your teeth. Halloween candy is notorious for getting stuck in your teeth and causing cavities, while the pies and treats of Thanksgiving also have their fair share of sugar. […]

By |October 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is it Possible to Over-Brush?

As kids, we’re constantly nagged by parents and dentists to frequently brush our teeth. But is there a limit? Or is this a case of “too much of a good thing is a bad thing?” The truth is, it is definitely possible to over-brush, and here is why you should avoid it.

Tooth Abrasion

Over-brushing falls under […]

By |September 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments