Dental Tips for Toddlers and Babies

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Healthy habits start young! In fact, ensuring your child has good oral hygiene begins when you spot their first tooth poking through. Starting them off young with a great knowledge of dental care is the key to your child’s success in maintaining a healthy, happy smile. Here are some of our best dental care tips […]

The Impact of Soda on Your Teeth

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Let’s be honest – by now we’re all aware of the link between soda consumption and tooth decay. In fact, drinking soda has also been linked to osteoporosis, obesity, diabetes, and many other health risks. Despite the risks associated with drinking soda, milk intake over the past few decades has gone down as soda consumption […]

How to Cure Bad Breath

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Did you know? More than 80 million people suffer from chronic halitosis or bad breath. Bad breath can be extremely embarrassing and difficult to navigate on your own. However, it is a very common condition with multiple treatment options. Here are some tips to help you fight bad breath and increase the overall health of […]

The 4-1-1 on Root Canals

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Have you recently been told you need a root canal? No need to fear – root canals are one of the most common dental procedures done. In fact, according to the American Association of Endodontists, millions of teeth are saved each year by this simple procedure. Below we’ve rounded up everything you need to know […]

Oral Health Tips for Winter

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November is finally here and with it comes the cold weather we’ve all been dreading. While you already know that extreme wind and a drier climate can damage your skin, did you also know that colder weather puts you at an increased risk for common dental problems as well? Below we’ve rounded up some winter […]

Why Floss?


If you’re like most people, you are probably not flossing enough, if at all even. Unfortunately, even if you brush your teeth twice a day, if you’re not flossing every single day you still have some improvements to make to your overall dental hygiene. Why floss? To some, it seems redundant to floss on top […]

3 Questions to Ask Your New Dentist

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By now, we all know that regular dentist visits are vital to maintaining healthy, strong, good-looking teeth. However, people don’t often consider how important open communication with their dentist is for their overall oral health! Discussing your health concerns, fears, and dental habits with your dentist from the start can make a big difference. This […]

Signs of a Tooth Infection

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Experiencing a persistent, throbbing toothache that just won’t go away? You could be suffering from a tooth infection! A tooth infection, or a tooth abscess, is a pocket of pus caused by a bacterial infection. They typically occur when a cavity is left untreated. Here are some other symptoms you might experience when suffering from […]

Halloween Tips for Healthy Teeth


Halloween is just around the corner and for most children in the United States, that means a bag full of their favorite candies and easy access to sweets. And let’s be honest — even the adults have a few more sweets than they usually do. But have no fear! You can still enjoy this spooky […]

How to Celebrate National Dental Hygiene Month

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There’s nothing better than a clean, healthy month! That’s why we are so excited to celebrate National Dental Hygiene Month all month long. This month is dedicated to promoting healthy mouths across the country, and celebrating all of the hard work you and your dental hygienist put into keeping your pearly whites healthy and strong. […]