Happy Thanksgiving Day

Happy Healthy Holidays!

Thanksgiving is known for being a food-centric holiday with huge spreads of sweet, savory, and indulgent delicacies that can do a number on your teeth. The celebration of food, family, and friends doesn’t have to leave you feeling unhealthy.…
Electric vs. Manual Toothbrush

What’s All the BUZZ About?

When considering electric versus manual toothbrushes, there are pros and cons for each style. It ultimately comes down to what will keep your teeth clean and your mouth healthy. Both electric and manual toothbrushes remove harmful plaque…
Salmon

Vitamin D is Key!

Everyone knows that Vitamin D is good for you, and we typically think of the sun as the greatest source for it. But did you know that the Vitamin D in certain foods also helps maintain strong teeth and improves your overall oral health? It’s…
Dental Anxiety

Dentist Got You Down?

Three ways to beat the dental blues. Are you putting off your next dentist visit? Up to 20% of Americans avoid their scheduled dental appointments out of fear of what’s waiting for them in the chair. If you’re a victim of dental anxiety,…
Bad Breath

Busting Bad Breath

We’ve all been in situations when we’re desperate for a mint or a toothbrush. Maybe you had onions in your lunch or an extra cup of coffee, and you’re left self-conscious about your breath for the rest of the day. While bad breath is often…
Laughing Friends

Get Grinning!

Your smile is powerful. It’s usually the first thing we notice about other people, and probably what other people notice about you. Some say that a smile is a window to the soul and can speak volumes about its wearer’s health and happiness.…
Dental Tips

World Oral Health Day - Ten Tips for Your Teeth

Taking proper care of your teeth is a lifelong job, with benefits that last just as long. The need for diligent oral hygiene doesn’t stem from a bad visit to the dentist’s office or a string of cavities. It’s something that even the most…
Smiling Woman

Get to Know Your Perio!

We’ve always been told to visit the dentist every sixth months for cleanings and checkups, and maybe even for complex procedures. But if you’re faced with a more problematic periodontal case, such as severe gum disease, visiting a periodontist…
Donald Yetter Gardner

Everyone Wants Their Two Front Teeth

(Photo Source: AZ Quotes) It’s a familiar sound at the holidays: people young and old singing about their wishes for peace on Earth, happiness for all, presents under the tree, and their two front teeth. Written in just 30 minutes by Donald…
Holiday Table

Happy Holidays, Happy Teeth!

Create a tooth-friendly menu the whole table will love. Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends, travel, traditions, and food, Lots and lots of food. The holidays are a perfect time to pay a little less attention to the scale in favor…