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A new school year means health check-ups and exams. Most parents and college students prioritize the scramble for backpacks, pencils, and school-mandated primary physician appointments over oral care. Don’t let yours or your child’s dental health get stuck at the bottom of your back to school checklist. There are lots of reasons to kick off […]
People chew on ice for many reasons, whether it’s to enjoy a nice cool summer treat, relieve boredom, relieve stress, or cut back calories. It may seem like a harmless habit, but chewing on ice is very damaging to your teeth for several reasons. We encourage you to consider the damage you are exposing your […]
Traveling is exciting – going to a different place, trying new foods, going on adventures. However, failing to prepare for disruptions to your dental hygiene that could occur while traveling could make you have a miserable time on vacation. Don’t Put Off Appointments If you need a dental procedure done, make sure you get it […]
While it may seem tempting to skip brushing your teeth at night if you’re already comfortably lying in bed, the importance of brushing your teeth twice a day goes beyond fresh breath. Skipping brushing at night because you don’t want to get up or don’t think it’s worth it can cause major problems for your […]
The importance of oral hygiene is something even the oldest civilizations understood. Obviously there weren’t unlimited toothpaste flavors or fancy electric toothbrushes readily available. There were, however, a broad array of creative solutions used throughout history.
According to a report released by the CDC, “school-age children without sealants have almost three times more cavities than children with sealants.” Sealants on teeth help keep food particles and bacteria from settling into your teeth just as a raincoat keeps you dry in a storm.