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Kicking Off a Tooth-Friendly Memorial Day

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This Memorial Day weekend officially kicks off the start of all things summer and what better way to kick it off than with a BBQ with family and friends? Whether you’re attending someone else’s BBQ or hosting your own, these tips will come in handy to keep your teeth happy and healthy this Memorial Day. […]

5 TIPS TO MANAGING PEDIATRIC DENTAL ANXIETY

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I was talking to my friend the other day about her daughter’s upcoming appointment with the dentist. She was going on and on about how her daughter’s anxiety about going to the dentist was starting to cause my friend to have anxiety about it too. Then this got me thinking about my own daughter’s first […]

Tips For A Kissable Valentine’s Day

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Happy Valentine’s Day! A day that will bring you kisses, chocolate, sweet words, and precious memories. As all of your plans and preparations for this day start to come to life, don’t neglect good oral hygiene today. Here are a few tips to help you be ready for all of those future kisses with your […]

10 Fun Things To Do With Your Old Toothbrush

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Out with the old, in with the new! I’m applying this catch phrase to a lot of areas in my life during this New Year: furniture, clothes, attitudes, and even my toothbrush. It’s recommended that we replace our toothbrushes every 3-4 months and what better time to start that than January. For those of you […]

5 Teeth-Friendly Stocking Stuffers

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I think there’s one thing that kids and adults alike can all agree on: there’s nothing like waking up on Christmas morning to a stocking full of little goodies. As we start to get closer to Christmas, I’ve compiled a list to help make sure that your loved one’s stockings are stuffed with some teeth-friendly […]

TIPS TO KEEP TEETH HEALTHY AND CAVITY-FREE DURING THANKSGIVING

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TIPS TO KEEP TEETH HEALTHY AND CAVITY-FREE DURING THANKSGIVING With Thanksgiving Day fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking ahead.  I don’t know about you but I’m exciting at the prospect of endless turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, sweet potatoes, cranberry sauce, veggies, rolls, and let’s not forget the best part: pies galore.  Unfortunately, the […]

Dental Insurance…Use It or Lose It!

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USE IT OR LOSE IT: INSURANCE BENEFITS As we begin to enter another season of “busy-ness”, it’s easy to push certain things to the wayside. I get it. Your calendars are full, your kids’ calendars are even fuller. There’s holiday shopping, grocery shopping, meal planning, holiday plays, holiday events, parties, and much more to contend […]

Electric Toothbrush Vs. Manual Toothbrush

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My boyfriend and I have a tendency to make a competition out of even the smallest, non consequential things. The latest is what’s better: a manual toothbrush or an electric toothbrush? We’re both a little stubborn, set in our ways, and have a habit of “proving” that one of our ways is the right way […]

5 TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR SMILE

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Now that we’re into September, most of us have already gotten through the first few weeks of school, ironing out the new routine, Back to School nights, etc. The next thing we have to look forward to on our calendars is one of my most loved and disliked events: School Picture Day. I love it […]

Starting Good Dental Habits Early

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Just like many other habits and traits in life, it’s never too early to start off healthy dental habits. Good healthy dental habits can be introduced as early as the baby stages. Baby teeth start to come in at around 6 months and continue until about 2 ½ years of age. They help us with […]