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The Benefits of Fluoride

Over the years, there’s been debates over the need and effectiveness of fluoride. While some choose to avoid it, others see the benefits. A few common, and disproven, myths include fluoride not being natural, reducing children’s test scores, and fluoride causing cancer. Of course, these simply are not true.   In fact, this mineral is […]

How Sugar Affects Your Oral Health

You may be familiar with the old adage: “Don’t eat all that sugar, it’ll rot your teeth out.” And maybe that isn’t as far off as we were once led to believe. Sugar is known to cause tooth decay, but very few are aware of how this can take place. After all, it isn’t necessarily […]

Causes of Tooth Enamel Erosion

Your teeth are tough; really tough. In fact, the outer layer of your teeth consists of enamel which is the hardest tissue in the human body. It’s even tougher than your bones. Enamel protects your teeth against cavities, sensitivity, different chemicals, and even prevents staining. However, since we use our teeth every day, they can […]

National Children’s Health Month

Nothing can affect a child’s wellness, lifestyle, and quality of life more than proper oral hygiene. Children with poor oral health tend to miss school more often and make lower grades than their counterparts. A good smile lasts a lifetime, and it’s important to dedicate time every day to take care of their teeth! Did […]

Loving the Smile You Wear

A smile can say a lot of things about a person. Besides being a confidence booster, smiling increases your immune system, relieves stress, and can help you get in front of people in the event of a promotion. Since a beautiful smile is a key component to so much of life, it makes sense to […]