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5 Tips for Taking Care of Your Teeth When You Have Braces

5 Tips for Taking Care of Your Teeth When You Have Braces

July 31, 2018

Do you have braces? Congratulations – you’re one step closer to your dream smile! On your journey, it’s important to pay extra attention to your oral hygiene. Brushing and flossing is trickier, and food particles and plaque can get stuck in the brackets and cause bad breath and cavities. Here are some ways to take special care …

5 Foods that Can Help Fight Cavities and Tooth Loss

5 Foods that Can Help Fight Cavities and Tooth Loss

June 10, 2018

Here’s a reason to smile: some of the most delicious snacks are actually good for your teeth! We’ve compiled a list of foods that help build healthy gums and teeth, or help control plaque and acidity. So go ahead and eat for nicer teeth – just don’t forget to brush and floss after! 1. Cheese Cheese …

Why Do I Fear the Dentist? (Hint: It Could Be in Your Genes!)

Why Do I Fear the Dentist? (Hint: It Could Be in Your Genes!)

December 28, 2016

In a recent study conducted by researchers at a West Virginia University, interesting new insights were found into why some people fear the dentist. The researchers found that some of the genetic factors that cause people to fear pain also make patients more likely to fear the dentist. This is one of the first instances …

Don’t Let the Holidays Taint Your Smile

Don’t Let the Holidays Taint Your Smile

December 12, 2016

The holidays can make you smile, but if you’re not careful, they can also dim your pearly whites. The food, drinks, and rushing around that the holidays bring can make it tougher to keep your teeth clean and shiny. This year, observe the following tips through the holidays and keep your smile – and your …

The Importance of Helping Your Kids Establish Good Dental Health Now

The Importance of Helping Your Kids Establish Good Dental Health Now

November 15, 2016

Good dental health is important for everyone, but can be particularly crucial for kids. The habits that they’re taught today set up the foundation for the way they’ll live the rest of their lives. Establishing good dental health habits while they’re young can also help to keep them healthier and boost their confidence. Showing Kids …