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National Smile Power Day

A Smile Is A Powerful Thing “Confidence, health, and quality of life are just benefits for the person doing the smiling, the power communicated to the person – or people – receiving the smile is immeasurable.” Smiles are so powerful that we’ve dedicated an entire month to them, not to mention more than one commemorative […]

7 Ways To Thank Your Dentist On National Dentist’s Day

National Dentist’s Day National Dentist’s Day is observed each year on March 6 and was created as a day set to say “Thank You” and show appreciation to our dentist. You might think, why do dentist’s get a day? After all, you only see our dentist twice a year – and that’s if we really […]

5 Reasons Why Dentists Love the Month of February

Why Do Dentists Love February So Much Anyway? It’s not because of President’s Day or the week-long winter breaks for most schools giving parents a chance to catch up on those dental checkups. February is the favorite month out of the year for dentists because of the dental health awareness theme throughout the entire month. […]

Steph Curry’s $25,000 Mouthguard Is For Sale

Steph Curry’s Mouthguard Could Sell for Over $25,000 Steph Curry’s mouthguard from Game 4 of the 2018 NBA Finals is up for auction. Which begs the question, would you really want someone else’s mouthguard? Even though Steph’s mouthguard spends a lot of time out of his mouth, there are more bacteria in our mouths than […]

Iceland’s Soccer Coach Is Also A Dentist

A Dentist & A World Cup Soccer Coach In case you missed this past Sunday edition of the New York Times, Heimir Hallgrimsson, the head coach of the Iceland National Soccer team pulls teeth when he wants to relax. In addition to leading Iceland into this year’s World Cup, Heimir Hallgrimsson pulls double duty as a dentist. […]

National Smile Day Is May 31st

National Smile Day There is a new “national day” on the calendar this year, May 31st is National Smile Day! According to National Day Calendar, there are over 1,500 national days, and that number just increased by at least one as of the time of writing this dental health blog post. INCYMI last week when […]

15 Kissing Facts You May Not Have Known…

15 Facts About Kissing Nobody wants to lean in for a kiss with their breath smelling like garlic, onions, or any of these foul-smelling bad breath foods. But luckily for us – and luckier for those whom we’ll be kissing on Valentine’s Day – we don’t have to deal with a potentially kiss killing funk […]

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 […]

Summer Is The Smile Season!

Summer is The Smile Season! Summer is definitely the smile season; there are just too many reasons to smile during summer more so than any other time of the year. Sure Halloween is great, and the Holiday season surely brings on the smiles before the winter doldrums set in, but let’s examine some of the […]

Is Smiling Good For Your Health?

Smile…It’s Good For You We’ve all heard that laughter is the best medicine, but just go ahead and try to laugh without smiling! And we all know that when we feel good we tend to smile more, but did you know that the reverse may be true as well? That is, just the simple act […]