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Typical Teething Timeline

Teething is hard on everyone. Your child is uncomfortable, and since misery loves company, chances are you aren’t the happiest parent either.

Never fear — help is here! Learn what to expect and how to help your tot’s teething troubles:

Teething Infographic-

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Surviving Braces

Getting braces is exciting and overwhelming.  On one hand, you’ll soon have perfectly straight teeth.  On the other, you’ve got a mouth full of metal that needs special care.  But, don’t worry.  Caring for braces is super simple. 

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Ease Your Child’s Dental Anxiety: Tots, Teens & Ages in Between

Does your child tremble in terror at the mere mention of a dentist appointment? It’s common for children of all ages to fear a dental visit.

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The Tooth Fairy’s Top 3 Teeth-Pleasing Recipes

The Tooth Fairy’s so nice, we celebrate her twice! National Tooth Fairy Day occurs once in August and once this month – February 28th, to be exact.

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Keeping Kids in Mind for Dental Plan Design

Quality dental care is essential for a child’s well being. The research supports our view: Cavities are the single most common chronic disease among children. 

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Best Places to Steal a Kiss in Washington

This Valentine’s Day we want your sweetie to #SmileWide and maybe help you steal a kiss.  So, we’ve searched all over to find the most romantic spots in the state.

Here’s what we’ve found:

The Love Connection Between Heart and Oral Heath

The Love Connection Between Heart and Oral Health

The love connection between the heart and oral health is the talk of your teeth.

Rumor has it that oral health is linked to heart health.

COB and Your Dental Plan

The Benefits of Love: COBs and your Dental Plan

Valentine’s Day is a time to rejoice the love in your life. Whether you spend it with your spouse or entire family, love is certainly in the air every February 14th.


Dental Health Month Activities

Creative Activities for Children’s Dental Health Month Festivities

Tell your kiddos to show off their smiles — February is National Children’s Dental Health Month.

Recharge Your New Year's Resolutions

Beat the New Year’s Odds: Reach Your Resolutions!

Every year on January 1st, a magic motivation fills the air. New Year’s resolutions lead to a path paved with wishes and gold. It’s a chance to wipe the slate clean and start fresh.

Then why do only 8% of Americans follow through on their New Year’s aspirations? It’s important to set realistic goals and establish a routine. After all, old habits don’t have to die hard!