Tasty and tooth-friendly soft drink alternatives

By |2018-04-19T12:24:30+00:00April 15th, 2018|Oral Health Tips|

From dental care to general health, it’s likely that no food or drink gets mentioned more as a bad decision than sugary soda. Soft drinks find themselves in the spotlight (or crosshairs) for good reason. They are absolutely loaded with sugar, and pretty much nothing else. Here are some tasty options to consider as soft [...]

Teeth discoloration and ways to whiten

By |2017-11-27T16:54:21+00:00April 27th, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

During our everyday conversations about tooth discoloration, we’re usually referring to what has a “staining” effect on teeth. These are the things we see on toothpaste or dental product advertisements. Discoloration can relate to more than just what is happening on the surface of our teeth. Some of these can be related to childhood development. [...]

Get your dental health resolutions back on track

By |2017-11-27T16:54:28+00:00February 28th, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

As we start the third month of 2017, about half of the people who started New Year’s resolutions have most likely abandoned them. Don’t take it personally, that’s just the statistics. Data exist on practically everything these days, so it’s no surprise to see a slew of articles each year that serve as a reality [...]

Electronic cigarettes and oral health

By |2017-10-17T21:05:26+00:00February 17th, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

Electronic Cigarettes, usually referred to as e-cigs or “vapes,” have grown in popularity while being touted as a healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes. The face-value assumption seems sound; if you’re not inhaling black smoke, it must be better for you. Some will also make the argument that e-cigs help people quit smoking traditional cigarettes, with [...]

Tips to protect your smile this holiday season

By |2014-12-17T21:32:59+00:00December 17th, 2014|Oral Health Tips|

The holidays are filled with tasty treats and seasonal sweets, and you can still indulge and keep your smile healthy by keeping a few tips in mind this holiday season. Eat candy in moderation Avoid overeating sweets this holiday season. Parties are filled with popcorn balls, cookies and other great seasonal treats, and the nonstop [...]