Bye Bye Binky! How to Pass the Paci and Put the Thumb Down

Like most babies, your little one probably finds comfort in a pacifier or binky or sucking a finger or thumb. But what happens when your baby treks into toddlerhood? You can take the binky away, but they’ll still have their thumb.

12.5 Five Ways to Guard Your Grin this Season

Some Things are Better Solo: 3 Reasons to Choose Standalone Dental

If you bundle your cable, Internet and phone services, there’s a good chance you’re going to save money. Buy in bulk at a warehouse and you’ll get more bang for your buck. In most cases, bundling is a smart choice. However, bundling dental and medical coverage doesn’t save you money. Standalone dental does. It also gives you better service and coverage.

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Make Time for Your Teeth [INFOGRAPHIC]

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We all make time for the things we want to do like having a Netflix marathon, stalking friends on Facebook, or playing Candy Crush.

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Does One Size Fit All? PPO vs. Premier

Whether you’re already a Delta Dental member, a soon-to-be member or a prospective member, you should take a moment to familiarize yourself with our networks. Our customers’ needs vary and one size doesn’t fit all, so we’ve designed two networks to fit your needs: PPO and Premier.


Washington Apples “Picks”

Everyone loves a fresh, crisp, delicious apple – especially during the fall season. Besides being tasty and nutritious, apples are also beneficial to your smile.

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Evaluating Dental Plan Options

Do you have a choice to make about your dental plan? Perhaps your employer offers more than one dental plan – and you’re wondering if there’s a difference.

Well, there can be a lot of differences. Review your options to see which one is the best fit for your family.

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5 Behaviors to Age Gracefully

What do you, a fine wine and George Clooney all have in common?

These are all things that get better with age!

While many adults loathe blowing out birthday candles each year, we think you should embrace your age. There are simple ways to age gracefully, and have fun while doing it.

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Lunchbox Love for your Child’s Teeth

Welcome to a new school year! After you’ve double-checked your child’s homework, you’re likely to fill their lunchbox for the next day. But are you loading their lunchbox with tooth-friendly foods?

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Talk Like a Pirate; Don’t Treat Your Teeth Like One!

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Dental Procedures: The ‘Root’ of All Evil?

Your teeth have been killing you so you head to the dentist to investigate the pain. After your appointment, your dentist gives you the bad news – you have an infected tooth. At this point, it’s safe to say you’re not jumping for joy.

Your dentist will likely give you two treatment options to replace the tooth – a root canal or a dental implant. Torn between which way to treat your compromised tooth? Here’s a quick rundown.