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Children Should Develop Good Dental Care Habits Early. Here's Why.

You should value dental hygiene in your children for the same reasons you value…


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Not Just the Tooth Fairy: Dental Traditions for Kids

The Tooth Fairy is an important tool to help kids cope with the potentially…


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What Teeth Can Tell You: Dental Forensics and Anthropology

Most people know what the average dentist does, but did you know there are…


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Sports Dentistry, Mouthguards and More!

Sports dentistry is a relatively new field in dentistry, with several slightly…


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Chewing Gum Can Help Your Teeth

That is, if the gum is sugarless. Gum with sugar in it still isn’t good for…


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Why Snacking Can Hurt Your Teeth

We’re not going to tell you to stop snacking entirely, so you can cross that…


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Get in the Habit to Floss With These Methods

Flossing is an important part of any at-home oral hygiene routine. But it’s…


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What Does It Take to Be a Dentist?

As a patient, you may wonder exactly what qualifications you need in order to…


Family history and dental health

Family History and Your Oral Health

You might have heard that you have your father’s eyes or your grandmother’s…


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Sealants Really Do Prevent Tooth Decay

Sealants have long been a routine part of preventive dental care for children.…