Dental Activities for Children

Enjoyable dental activities for children can teach kids about oral care. Since children learn through play, stimulate interest with these fun projects. Stringing Teeth Children will have 20 baby (primary) teeth and then 32 as an adult. Make a tooth d...


Why Waterpik?

The Waterpik is recommended for homecare use to many dental patients for various reasons. But why?  Read on to learn all about the waterpik, and click on the link at the bottom to view a great demonstration video. ADA Seal of Acceptance The ADA Cou...


Beware of Charcoal Toothpaste!

According to Samantha Via of “Today’s RDH”, the new fad of Charcoal Toothpaste for whitening teeth is just that– a fad.  It is one that, she explains, will hopefully go away soon! The first thing that comes to my mind when I ...


Have you made your New Year’s Resolutions?

Turning over a new leaf in the New Year can be tricky, but finding a way to stick with it is important when that new leaf benefits your health. If you want to take better care when looking after your teeth and gums this year, these five resolutions c...


Want some life-saving advice?

The benefits of quitting smoking start immediately– no matter how long or how much a person has smoked.  We would like to emphasize how important it is for you to quit– not just for your oral health, but for your overall health as well! ...


Nutrition Part II- The Good and the Bad!

Part 2 of our nutrition segment will feature foods and beverages that can benefit your dental health, and ones that can harm your dental health.  This article is provided by the American Dental Association. Cheese, milk, plain yogurt, calcium-fortif...


You are what you eat

It’s really very simple….the notion that to be healthy and fit, you need to eat good food.  Nutrition plays an essential role in oral health as well as general health.  Here is some information from the American Dental Association abou...


Drink Brewed Tea to Avoid Tooth Erosion

More Erosive than Battery Acid You may want to reconsider reaching for a soft drink or sugar-laden fruit drink the next time you’re in the mood for a beverage. Other than the high caloric content of such drinks, these drinks can have a profoundly d...



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