Studying and snacking go hand-in-hand. Feeding kids hummus over hamburgers affects their smile, body and brain. Younger years are critical for cranium development, so use these tips to provide proper nutrition this school year.
6 months is just enough time for our mouths to warrant a professional dental cleaning. Plaque and … Read More
Children’s Dental Health
It’s 2016 and your dental benefits have gone digital! Here’s how you can do everything benefits-related without leaving your couch (or your Netflix shows).
Health and Fitness
This year 307,660 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed. Women with chronic gum disease have a higher risk of developing breast cancer. Here’s what your mouth and breast cancer have in common.
Our nation’s currency features presidents with stoic silhouettes—not perky pearly whites. Cameras weren’t exactly iPhone quality back in the day; so holding a smile wasn’t as easy as snapping a selfie. But our first president had some serious smile struggles.
Washington is the proud home to the company that houses nearly a billion toys, Amazon.com. But let’s rewind to the time before the internet was a thing. Here are 3 of our favorite teeth toys from the past:
Summer means road trips, and we love exploring the odds and ends of our great state. So why not make your trip a wacky adventure?
With baby (almost) on board, the snuggle is about to be real. But for pregnancy cravings, the struggle is real. Sweets, carbs and meats are what pregnant women want most (in that order). What happens when you’re starving for sashimi or begging for Brie?
Chocolate, peanut butter, caramel — OH MY! This delicious donut doesn’t sound very tooth-friendly. But we promise it is.
74% of Americans cite Mexican as their favorite cuisine. This Americanized fatty favorite doesn’t have to be so sinful. Many foods that benefit our bodies also benefit our teeth. Your body is a system—healthy eating patterns can help prevent tooth decay and gum disease. So make the most of your Mexican with these get-fit recipes:
Once you park at the pool, you can’t wait to cool off with a dive into the deep end. But while you’re cooling off, your car is heating up to a scorching 140 degrees. And just like you during yard work, dental items start to sweat. Don’t leave these 3 items in the summer’s sun.
85% of people get their wisdom teeth extracted at some point in their lifetime. In the past decade, the wisdom on wisdom teeth has advanced. Though some things have stayed the same, a lot has changed. Here’s what you need to know:
An unconventional outfit choice. A serious diagnosis like oral cancer. Repeat dental work to fix the same problem. High treatment costs. They’re all examples of when you may want a second opinion. When it comes to the health of your smile, you’re entitled to the best dental care possible. Here are 3 tips to help when your […]