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Infant and Toddler Oral Health Basics

baby toddler brushing teeth.

If you are the parent of a baby or toddler and your family has successfully made it through the dreaded teething stage, you may be wondering what the next step is in terms of your child’s oral hygiene and care.…

Why Periodontal Health Is Important When Expecting

pregnant woman

Pregnancy is an exciting time full of expectations and preparations for a new little one. It is also a time when your body goes through countless changes, from top to bottom. Most mothers-to-be notice the most obvious changes, ranging from…

5 Tips to Prevent Sugar Overload this Halloween

Young girl outdoors in witch costume on Halloween holding candy

Trick-or-treating is the highlight of Halloween for most children, but excessive candy consumption can be harmful to a child’s dental and physical heath. Halloween doesn’t have to be a sugar-laden free-for-all. There are many ways to limit your child’s sugar…

5 Tips to Whiter Teeth

white smile

Whether you’re looking to score a date with a special person or ace an interview you’ve been preparing for, one thing remains certain: you may not get as far as you would hope without a great smile. Here are several…

Toothbrush Care

  Although your toothbrush might look clean when it sits on the ledge of the sink, the bristles could actually be contaminated with microbial organisms that came from your mouth. Those can live on the bristles for weeks. Fortunately, there…

Nutrition Tips for a Healthy Mouth

Everyone knows that brushing and flossing regularly are essential habits for healthy teeth, but did you know that nutrition also plays an important role in the overall health of your mouth? It is especially important to help kids adopt healthy…