National Humor Month, Laughs and Smiles

Amid April showers or the lack of it, tax woes and the harsh reality that all New Year’s resolutions have been for naught, it is quite fitting for April to be designated as National Humor Month. Any month that’s ushered in with “Happy Fool’s Day” is the best candidate for a celebration of lighthearted exchanges, good-natured…

Creatures With Great Teeth

What happens when you cross a dentist with a veterinarian? Somebody who improves the oral health of creatures such as the following, which, like humans, have some of the most amazing teeth in the animal kingdom. Of course, many are quite dangerous, usually for that exact reason, so dangerous that humans stay as far away from…

Presidents Day – Leaders with Wary and Winning Smiles

Has your presidential vote ever been affected by a candidate’s smile? Often, we judge leaders by their appearance, especially their teeth. We tend to base our assumptions of intelligence, personality, success, and health on their dentition. In honor of Presidents Day, we review the dental records of presidents who had poor oral health. Many of…