Can Holiday Snacking Hurt Your Dental Health?

As we are in the middle of the Holiday season there are lots of tempting treats to pick on. Most are okay in moderation but some are likely to create problems for your dental health. Issues that could be created include tooth decay and even fractured teeth. Below are a listing of some to be careful of: 1. Popcorn. An old favorite…

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Healthy Lunches For A New School Year

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Back to school for kids is always a nervous and exciting time for children and parents alike. What teacher will they get? Will their friends be in the in class with them? One often overlooked item is school lunch and their associated snacks. Most schools these days have certain policies of trying to be more…

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Protect Your Summer Smile

As summer gets underway, the oppressive heat can wreak havoc on our dental health. Dry climates and extreme heat can damage your teeth and surrounding tissues. High humidity causes excessive sweating and loss of hydration, also damaging oral tissues. Below are a list of some simple tips to keep you and your family healthy while…

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Can Exercise Improve Dental Health?

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Regular exercise has been long proven to improve quality of life. Bet you did not know regular exercise is good for your dental health too! Recent research suggests that regular workouts can help prevent periodontal disease. Exercise And Dental Linked? Numerous studies have been completed over the last 10 years confirming a definite link between…

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What Foods To Avoid With Orthodontic Braces?

Undergoing orthodontic treatment can be a very challenging time for adults and young children. One of the big questions, after you find out how long you’ll have to wear them, is… Will I have to change what I eat?  Unfortunately, both children and adults will need to avoid certain foods or treats while undergoing orthodontic…

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Is Holiday Snacking Harmful To Your Dental Health?

As we are in the middle of the Holiday season there are lots of tempting treats to pick on. Most are okay in moderation but some are likely to create problems for your dental health. Issues that could be created include tooth decay and even fractured teeth. Below are a listing of some to be careful of: 1. Popcorn. An…

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Dental Tips For Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for family, old and new friends, and loved ones to get together and enjoy a hearty meal. It is also a holiday that can be dangerous for your dental health. This is because a lot of what we eat during this time can be hazardous to our dental health. This can include…

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Top Reasons For Caring For Your Baby’s Teeth

Many people assume that a baby’s teeth  are not important to care for because they will fall out eventually. This is simply not so. Not only can breakdown of these primary teeth cause severe discomfort and infection to your child, they can also have far reaching consequences into adulthood. As a matter of fact, in…

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