Is Fluoride Really Important?

Is Fluoride Really Important?

Although some may ask, “is fluoride really important?” It has proved its worth over the years. Called the biggest advance in dentistry of the 20th century, fluoride is a constant presence in dental care. In toothpastes, therapeutic mouthwashes, and water supply, it...
Which Dental Floss is Best?

Which Dental Floss is Best?

One part of your dental hygiene routine that often gets overlooked is flossing! But dental floss is important to getting particles and plaque out of tight spaces that can be otherwise unreachable. Because of this unique job, regular flossing can help prevent cavities...
What Causes a Toothache?

What Causes a Toothache?

Not every toothache is the same, and the most important piece of information in treating it is determining what causes a toothache. There are quite a few reasons why you may be experiencing some discomfort. Read on to find out some common reasons why you might be...
7 Tips for Amazing Dental Hygiene

7 Tips for Amazing Dental Hygiene

Amazing Dental Hygiene is not as hard as it sounds, but is a matter of daily investment in yourself, and understanding a little more about how your body works and how to support good oral health. Follow these 7 tips to achieve amazing dental hygiene and invest in...
Do Electric Toothbrushes Really Work?

Do Electric Toothbrushes Really Work?

Electronic Toothbrushes often claim to be better than “the old fashioned way” but do Electric toothbrushes really work? Some studies have shown that Electric Toothbrushes do clean plaque better, with a reduction of 21% less plaque after 3 month’s use. So it seems they...
A New Year, A New You

A New Year, A New You

With the start of the New Year, you’ve probably made a few resolutions. Many people’s resolutions center on having a healthier lifestyle; they resolve to lose weight, start exercising, quit smoking, etc. One resolution that we think you should consider is achieving a...
Preventing Halloween Cavities

Preventing Halloween Cavities

The scariest aspect of Halloween for many parents related to what their child’s next dental checkup might look. After several weeks of a diet saturated in sugary sweets, surely there will be cavities that develop, right? Not necessarily – parents have the ability to...
The Ugly Truth About Sugary Beverages

The Ugly Truth About Sugary Beverages

How much sugar do you suppose is just below the surface of that soda you’re holding? If you’re like most of us, you never actually bother to read the nutrition label – you just know that Coke pairs well with just about anything you’re having for lunch that day. You...