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Warm up to Mouthguards this Winter

Snow season is upon us! Ski areas such as Mt Reiner and Crystal Mountain surround the Cascades, making it a winter paradise for any Washingtonian.

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Seeing a Specialist 101

Are you anxious your dentist will give you the dreaded referral slip at your next check-up? Well, don’t fear. Your dental benefits work with a specialist too.

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Smile-Savvy Stocking Stuffers

Much like jolly Mr. Claus and a sprig of mistletoe, hanging stockings by the fireplace is a beloved holiday tradition enjoyed all over the world.

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‘Tis the Season for Nostalgia: Washington Holiday Fun

Wintertime seems to bring on nostalgia. Whether it’s A Christmas Story repeats or a cookie-filled kitchen, December makes you want to recreate your childhood. If you’re looking to start or continue family traditions, look no further. We’ve put together a fun, nostalgia-igniting event list to help you get into the holiday spirit.

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Dental Technology: The Past, Present & Future

The first nylon bristle toothbrush was put on the market less than 80 years ago. That means people were driving cars before they were using an effective toothbrush. The horror!

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Deck the Halls with Homemade Treasures: DIY Holiday Gifts for All

December is here, and today is Make A Gift Day! Crafting can be therapeutic, so try channeling your holiday stress into a creative project. Loved ones always enjoy presents filled with (your) presence. So, here are some dental-inspired DIYs for every person on your list.

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Using Dental Benefits Out of State: A Go-To Guide

Thanksgiving marks the unofficial start of the holiday season, as well as the busiest travel time of the year. If you’re one of the many Americans traveling to spend time with loved ones, you’re probably already in planning mode.

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Top 3 Reasons Your Teeth Love Turkey Day

Family, fellowship and food are just a few of the reasons why we love Thanksgiving. While the food may be flowing at the Turkey Day table, the smiles are too! Believe it or not, your teeth love Thanksgiving just as much as you. Here are the Top 3 Reasons Your Teeth Love Turkey Day:

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Dental Benefit Basics: Common Terms Defined

If dental benefit terms confuse you, you’re in good company. A 2013 survey found that 51 percent of U.S. adults were unable to accurately identify common health insurance terms. In order to better understand dental benefits, it’s important to start with the basics. That’s why we’re breaking down 4 commonly confused dental definitions – plain and simple.

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Turn Pregnancy Symptoms into a Smile

Did you just find out you’re pregnant? If so, congratulations on your bouncing baby to be! If you’re still trying, this month may be the time for you. According to a recent study conducted by the CDC, November is the month of the year women are most likely to get pregnant.