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5 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Oral Cancer

Oral Cancer Risk Factors Before we can go about reducing your risk, you first need to understand the most common risk factors of oral cancer.  According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, research has identified a number of factors that may contribute to the development of oral and oropharyngeal cancers. Historically, those at an especially high […]

Why Do People Choose Invisalign?

Invisalign Clear Aligners These aren’t your parent’s braces! People looking to straighten their teeth or correct gaps in their smiles have more options than ever before. New techniques, new technology, and modern equipment afford patients the opportunity to correct misaligned teeth without having to endure all of the issues that come with traditional metal braces. […]

Why Would You Get Dental Veneers?

Why People Choose Dental Veneers Do you know the first thing people notice when they meet you? It’s your smile. If you’re self-conscious about your smile because of the way your teeth look, you may be less confident in social situations. Dental veneers could be the solution to give you the dazzling smile you’ve always […]

World Kindness Day: 12 Ways to Spread Kindness

What Is World Kindness Day? “World Kindness Day is a global day that promotes the importance of being kind to each other, to yourself, and to the world. This day, celebrated on November 13 of each year, has the purpose is to help everyone understand that compassion for others is what binds us all together. […]

Can Gum Disease Affect Your Love Life?

A Healthy Love Life Starts With Healthy Gums Did you know that 3 out of 4 of us have some form of gum disease? If left untreated, gum disease can lead to not only oral health problems like gum recession, tooth decay, tooth loss, and eventually bone loss, it can also lead to serious issues […]

6 Proven Home Remedies for A Toothache

National Toothache Day Did you know we have a whole entire day dedicated to a toothache? Yup, it’s true, National Toothache Day is an annual occurrence every February 9. Nobody wants a toothache, the pain, the discomfort, how can we possibly have a day celebrating a toothache? A toothache can put a serious damper on […]

National Children’s Dental Health Month

Does Fluoride In Water Prevent Cavities? “Fluoride in water prevents cavities! Get it from the tap!” This year marks the 75th anniversary of community water fluoridation and the ADA is helping us celebrate the occasion as the theme of National Children’s Dental Health Month. In honor of the program, the slogan for the 2020 National […]

Wisdom Teeth: When They Come In & When They Need to Go

Why Do We Have Wisdom Teeth? Wisdom teeth are often referred to as third molars because they grow in at the back of the mouth, behind your second set of molars – both top & bottom. They usually develop between the teenage years and early twenties, a time traditionally associated with the onset of maturity […]

5 Resolutions That Will Save You Money At The Dentist

5 New Year Resolutions To Save You Money At The Dentist According to YouGov.com, “Among Americans who are making New Year’s resolutions, the most common ones are exercising more (50%), saving money (49%), eating more healthily (43%), and losing weight (37%).” It’s that time of year again – new year’s resolution time. How about we […]

5 Holiday Treats That Are Bad For Your Teeth

Holiday Foods That Are Bad For Your Teeth We all know that too much of a good thing can actually be a bad thing, especially when we’re non-stop noshing on those tasty confectionery treats of the Holiday season. In addition to expanding our waistlines, there are a bunch of Holiday foods that are bad for […]