oral hygiene

Overcoming Your Fear Of The Dentist

Fear of the Dentist

How many of you like going to the dentist? – Fear of the Dentist How many would rather wait until the pain is unbearable before seeking treatment? Dentophobia (a fear of the dentist), it turns out, is one of the most common phobias in the world! I recently walked around […]

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Smart Snacks for Healthy Teeth

Smart Snacks

Encourage your kids to eat smart snacks Getting your kids to eat smart snacks like fruit, veggies and yogurt instead of candy, chips and ice cream might feel like pulling teeth. But it’s important to encourage them to eat smart snacks to keep their teeth – and body – healthy. […]

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Hot Beverages Contribute to Tooth Staining

Hot Beverages

Estimates suggest that annually Americans consume 45 million pounds of caffeine from hot beverages. Hot coffee and teas are the most popular sources for the legal psychoactive stimulant drug. Both beverages are associated with having dental health perks as black coffee has been found to lower acid levels on teeth, […]

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What To Do In A Dental Emergency – Advice For Parents

Dental Emergency

Taking Action In A Dental Emergency A child’s early years are a time of learning, playing and new adventures. But as most parents know, childhood can come with its share of mishaps. Knowing what to do in case of a dental emergency, can save a lot of grief for you […]

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Pregnancy and Oral Health – Brushing For Two!

Pregnancy Oral Health

Oral Health Tips To Keep In Mind During Pregnancy Expecting a child is a joyous and exciting time. It’s also a time for expectant mothers to take special care of themselves. While pregnancy brings about many physical changes, it may come as a surprise to learn that pregnancy hormones can […]

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Dealing With Dental Emergencies While On Vacation? – What You Need To Know

Dental Emergency

Responding To Dental Emergencies Dental Emergencies – as vaccinations become more prevalent, travel restrictions are lifted and masks begin to come off, families and individuals are hurriedly making summer vacation plans to celebrate a sense of new found freedom. Whether you’re embarking on a road trip, taking a flight to […]

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How To Floss Teeth

How To Floss

You probably know that brushing alone won’t take care of your oral hygiene. You hear it all the time from commercials, your dentist, probably even from your mother. You probably know they’re all right, too. With regular dental cleanings, your dentist can help prevent the crevices between your teeth from […]

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