5 REASONS TO BRUSH YOUR TONGUE

Your mouth is one of the places most prone to bacteria because it’s dark, warm and wet, creating a perfect environment for bacteria to live and feed off of leftover food particles. In fact, there are billions of bacteria living in your mouth right now on your teeth and tongue. This is why we provide […]

CHOOSING THE RIGHT TOOTHBRUSH FOR YOUR CHILD

Choosing a toothbrush is somewhat like deciding on a new cereal for your family. Too many options, and very little information on the package that aids in helping you make an informed decision. We’re here to help with the top three concerns you need to address when choosing a toothbrush for your kids. Match the […]

UNDERSTANDING FLUOROSIS

Fluorosis, also called dental fluorosis is a condition that changes the appearance of tooth enamel in young children as a result of being exposed to too much fluoride. Children are only at risk for fluorosis while their permanent teeth are still forming. Adults and children older than 8 do not get fluorosis.  Fluorosis is the accumulation of excess fluoride […]

HEALTHY FOODS FOR YOUR TEETH

Taking care of your teeth isn’t difficult. In fact, you can even help your teeth while you eat. Healthy eating patterns and food choices can help prevent tooth decay. Conversely, choosing foods that are bad for your teeth can negatively impact your oral health. Learn what foods are right for your teeth and what good […]

11 WAYS TO KEEP YOUR TEETH HEALTHY

Take care of your teeth Achieving healthy teeth takes a lifetime of care. Even if you’ve been told that you have nice teeth, it’s crucial to take the right steps every day to take care of them and prevent problems. This involves getting the right oral care products, as well as being mindful of your […]

BAD BREATH HAPPENS

If you’ve ever gotten that not-so-fresh feeling on a date, at a job interview or just talking with friends, you’re not alone. Studies show that 50 percent of adults have had bad breath, or halitosis, at some point in their lives. What Causes Bad Breath? There are a number of reasons you might have dragon […]

TEETHING

It can take two years before all of the infant teeth have made their way through your baby’s gums. The process as each tooth emerges is called “teething.” It can be a trying time for you and your baby. Teething is uncomfortable. That’s why your baby cries and fusses in the days or weeks before […]

CARING FOR YOUR BABY’S TEETH

After weeks of watching your baby drool and fuss, you finally spot that first little tooth bud popping up through the gums. Yay! Over the next couple of years, your baby’s gummy smile will gradually be replaced by two rows of baby teeth. Baby teeth may be small, but they’re important. They act as placeholders […]