Archive for the ‘ Holidays ’ Category

3 Halloween Tricks To Treat Your Teeth

Halloween Tricks for Healthy Teeth What do most children want on Halloween, tricks or treats? We believe 4 out of 5 children agree…and would choose a treat over a trick any day. And all too often the overindulgence in those sweet toothy treats can lead to issues with tooth decay and gum disease. But Halloween […]

The Worst Halloween Candy for Your Teeth…

What’s The Worst Halloween Candy for Your Teeth? Is there a best Halloween candy for teeth? Basically the worst types of Halloween candy for your teeth are those which are hard, sticky, sweet & sour. That narrows it down doesn’t it? Some of us love the chocolate, others prefer the gummies, but is there a […]

4 Foods That Give You Bad Breath

Are Any of These Bad Breath Foods on Your Valentine’s Day Menu? With Valentine’s Day coming up, we’d all better make sure we keep these bad breath foods off the dinner menu. Of course we can all name the usual suspects when it comes to the most offensive Holiday foods to avoid. Garlic, onions, tuna […]

4 New Year’s Resolutions to Make You Smile…MORE

The dawn of a new year brings us a time for change, a chance to take stock of the past 365 days and an opportunity to better ourselves by improving our quality of life. But how many of these New Year’s resolutions actually manage to see the first breath of Spring? Being that this isn’t […]

See How To Avoid The Cavity Creeps During The Holidays

Don’t Neglect Your Smile During the Holidays How hectic is your Holiday schedule? The Holidays are a busy time of year, the malls are more crowded and the streets are jam-packed with traffic. For a lot of us, finding time to fit everything in becomes quite the challenge. With all the shopping, eating, drinking, caroling, […]

5 Holiday Gifts That Will Make You Smile…More!

Check out some smile-friendly stocking stuffers…and more. The holidays are here! (Although for some, they’ve been here since July.) This magical season is a time for celebration among loved ones, where we give thanks for our fortunes and exchange gifts to express love and appreciation. But each year can pose a new challenge to give […]

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 […]

What Is The Worst Halloween Candy For Your Teeth?

The Worst Halloween Candy for Your Teeth You know who loves Halloween more than the trick-or-treating tykes tromping around your neighborhood? The cavity creeps! When our kids eat sticky, chewy, sugar-laden candies – and don’t take a break to rinse with some water – it serves up a feast for the cavity creeps. Don’t just […]

Happy 4th of July!!

4th of July Smiles We’re all already well aware that summer is officially the smile season, right? Now that doesn’t mean autumn isn’t awesome, spring doesn’t provoke a significant amount of smiles, or that winter smiles are watered down. With the mission of proving how smiling proves to be somewhat easier in summer, let’s specifically […]

Why Do Dental Emergencies Go Up After St. Patrick’s Day?

The Day After St. Patrick’s Day Sees 64% More Dental Emergencies Across the country on the day after St. Patrick’s Day, dentists see a 64% increase in emergency dental visits. That’s a pretty big jump considering most of us aren’t bar brawling hooligans out to paint the town green…or are we? Why Does the Day […]