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November 26, 2014
A child may be suffering from hypoplastic teeth

Hypoplastic Teeth: Parents, It’s Not Your Fault

The term “hypoplastic teeth” sounds scary. And depending on the severity of your child’s condition, it can be. If one or many of your child’s teeth […]
November 13, 2014
Bad breath can be caused by more than just garlic and onions.

Bad Breath: More Than Just Garlic and Onions

Are garlic and onions the fall guys for bad breath?  We think so.  While it’s true these foods cause bad breath, many don’t understand that poor […]
October 30, 2014
People clench on their incisal biting teeth

Why Subconsciously Clenching Your Teeth Is Worse Than You Think

Do you wake up in the morning feeling pain in your teeth and jaw? Do friends and coworkers notice grinding or popping noises coming from your […]
October 16, 2014
12 tips to stay cavity-free this halloween

12 Tricks to Stay Cavity-Free This Halloween

How do you partake in a holiday that’s all about collecting and consuming high volumes of candy, but keep your teeth healthy, too? Here are 12 […]
September 25, 2014
You may suffer from bruxism and not even know it

You May Suffer From Bruxism and Not Even Know It

Funny thing how those medical terms like “bruxism” never really catch on with the regular vernacular. You’re probably more familiar with the term “teeth grinding,” but […]
September 11, 2014
Those Mystery Pains in Your Jaw Could be TMJ Symptoms

Those Mystery Pains in Your Jaw Could be TMJ Symptoms

Stress has a profound impact on health, and teeth grinding, or TMJ disorders, are a perfect example. Unfortunately, many people don’t realize they have a problem, […]
August 21, 2014
You May be Suffering from Teeth Grinding

OUCH – You May be Suffering from Teeth Grinding

What ailment causes headache, toothaches, neck pains and jaw popping and may go undetected for years? The answer is teeth grinding. The bigger question, however, is […]
August 6, 2014
Why Sealants Are a Groovy Way to Prevent Cavities in Kids

Why Sealants Are a Groovy Way to Prevent Cavities in Kids

Cavities are sneaky little devils. They form when food particles and plaque make their way into the pits and grooves of a tooth. But lo and behold, […]
July 24, 2014
Top Four Excuses Your Family Makes Not To Go To the Dentist

Top Five Excuses Your Family Makes Not To Go To the Dentist

Are you the family’s director of Health and Human Services? Most moms somehow wind up getting appointed to this position, and sometimes the toughest part of […]
July 10, 2014
Getting children ready for a visit to the dentist

Eight Ways to Make Children Ready for Their First Trip to the Dentist

Fear is an extremely powerful emotion, especially when you’re a child. There’s the monster under the bed, the monster in the closet, and yes, a child […]