Archive for November, 2016

When Would A Kid Need A Root Canal?

Do Kids Even Get Root Canals? Sometimes, if they haven’t done such a great job of maintaining a diligent daily dental hygiene regimen. Or they eat too many sweets, or some other reason why their baby teeth have developed tooth decay that has progressed to the level of becoming infected. Root canal canal treatment for […]

3 Reasons Our Teeth Love Thanksgiving

3 Thanksgiving Foods To Keep Your Healthy Smile Thanksgiving is a time for all of us to give thanks, gather with friends & family…and eat ourselves into a turkey-induced slumber. Family, food, & football! Of course those are some reasons why we may love Thanksgiving, but as for our teeth enjoying the day-long display of […]

Don’t Waste Money On Dental Insurance!

Wayne NJ Dentist Shares Need To Know Dental Insurance Info It’s that time of year again, with Halloween in the rear-view mirror, and the turkey roasting, window shopping, snow days, and the Holiday season are on the horizon. Aside from all of the Holiday cheer, the end of each year is also the time for […]

Smile Power in Politics: What We Can Learn From Candidate Grins

It’s election year! And politicians have been showboating their smiles all across the country. Politicians have power—but what about their pearly whites? Smiles Can Influence Elections In a crowded political field, votes of­ten come down to sub­lim­in­al qual­it­ies. Candidates who smile in campaign photos have improved polling outcomes, compared to those who don’t smile, according […]

Do We Have a New Taste for Fat?

Is Fat Our New Sixth Taste? Our taste buds identify five primary tastes – bitter, salty, sour, sweet and umami (or savory). But recent news may have us identifying a sixth, new taste…oleogustas. In Latin, “oleogustus” translates to “a taste for fat.” And according to this post from DailyRxNews.com, there is new evidence of a […]