Can Hot Weather Compromise Your Oral Health?

June 10, 2024

As the temperatures rise and the sun shines brightly overhead, many of us eagerly embrace the joys of summer. From beach days to backyard barbecues, summer brings a sense of fun and relaxation. However, amidst all the outdoor activities and sunshine, it's essential to consider the potential impact of hot weather on your oral health. Contrary to popular belief, the scorching summer sun can indeed affect your teeth and gums in various ways. Let ...

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Your Comprehensive Guide to Great Flossing

April 8, 2024

Maintaining optimal oral hygiene goes beyond just brushing your teeth twice a day. Flossing plays a crucial role in removing plaque and food debris from areas that your toothbrush can't reach, contributing to healthier gums and a brighter smile. However, many people struggle with the flossing technique or simply overlook its importance in their oral care routine. In this comprehensive guide, we'll explore different flossing techniques, common mistakes to avoid, and tips for ...

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Mastering the Art of Tooth Brushing

March 11, 2024

Maintaining good oral hygiene is a cornerstone of overall health, and a crucial aspect of this routine is proper tooth brushing. While it may seem like a straightforward task, brushing your teeth effectively involves more than just scrubbing away food particles. Learn about the importance of proper tooth brushing here from our trusted dental team. Then, we provide step-by-step instructions to help you master this essential aspect of oral care. The Importance of Proper Tooth ...

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The Ultimate Guide to Holiday Foods for Healthy Teeth

December 8, 2023

The holiday season is upon us, bringing joy, laughter, and of course, an abundance of delicious foods. As you plan your festive feasts and indulge in sweet treats, it's essential to consider the impact of your choices on your oral health. This guide is here to help you navigate the holiday table without compromising your pearly whites. Let's dive into the world of holiday foods and discover which ones are delicious AND beneficial ...

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It’s Mouth Cancer Awareness Month! 8 Little-Known Facts About Oral Cancer

November 8, 2023

As Mouth Cancer Awareness Month unfolds, it's essential to shed light on this often underestimated yet significant health concern. Oral cancer affects thousands each year, making awareness and early detection crucial for saving lives. Our team strives to help patients of all ages achieve optimal oral health, part of which includes oral cancer screenings and patient education. In this blog, we'll uncover lesser-known facts about oral cancer, backed by credible sources, to provide ...

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Is Your Diet Harming Your Smile? Stay Away From These Foods!

August 1, 2023

Human teeth are incredibly resilient. They endure crushing pressures, extreme temperatures, and an onslaught from countless bacteria, day and night. Tooth enamel, in fact, is the hardest substance the human body produces. Nature only produces one substance that’s harder on our planet: diamonds. However, what you eat can harm your teeth by causing stains, chips, cracks, and breaks. In today’s blog, you’ll learn what foods and beverages to avoid (or limit) to ...

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Raise Your Toothbrushes for National Toothbrush Day!

June 18, 2023

Every year in the US, National Toothbrush Day is on June 26th. On this day, dental enthusiasts, oral care professionals, and individuals around the world come together to celebrate toothbrushes. That’s right–every year, we celebrate the humble yet essential tools that keep our smiles bright and keep our oral health in check. Because, without toothbrushes, our smiles just wouldn’t be the same. While toothbrushes are a great way to keep your smile ...

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It’s Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April 7, 2023

There are about 53,000 new oral cancer diagnoses each year, which is why awareness is crucial. Our goal is to ensure that more people know about the disease and will take measures to prevent it and screen for it. Because when oral cancer is detected early, the survival rate is significantly increased. An oral cancer screening is included every time you have a dental checkup. Our team is dedicated to helping patients prevent oral ...

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Flossing Is Essential For Oral Health

March 7, 2023

There are a lot of things that you know you should do. Balance and rotate your tires periodically. Take your cat for his vaccines. Exercise three times a week. But in the midst of life’s busyness, all too often, these things go undone. Another thing you should do is floss your teeth. And, fortunately, this is one thing that is quick and easy to accomplish. Flossing can help prevent tooth decay and discoloration. It ...

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Is Your Breakfast Helping Or Harming Your Oral Health?

February 4, 2023

We’ve all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. If that’s true, does it really matter what we eat, or does it just matter that we eat? Doctors, dieticians, dentists, and other health experts will tell you that what you eat for breakfast matters. You can’t have donuts and a caramel macchiato for breakfast most mornings and expect it not to affect your oral and overall health! According ...

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