Does A Turkey Have Teeth? Why Turkey Day?

Turkeys are certainly attractive birds, but they don’t have teeth. In fact, virtually all birds lack pearly whites. That tidbit begs the question: How do turkeys eat? Fowl Digestion When it’s mealtime, a turkey’s beak scoops up some delicious blades of grass, berries, grains, seeds, or other pieces of food. Next, its salivary glands get…

Treating Sensitive Teeth

A Reason to Smile: Sensitive Teeth are Often Easy to Treat If you’re experiencing recurring or sudden sharp pain when drinking hot beverages or eating frozen treats, or while brushing and flossing, then sensitive teeth may be to blame. Tooth pain can occur for many different reasons, and some are easier to pinpoint than others. You…

The Importance of Having A Vision Plan

A study conducted by the Vision Council in 2013 found that an eye care plan is one of the most commonly requested employee benefits. While life insurance policies and other types of coverage are intended to help individuals after mishaps, vision insurance is a proactive instrument designed to prevent loss. Many people do not seek…

What To Look For When Choosing A Dentist

Although most people only visit the dental office twice each year, the dentist-patient relationship is a long-term partnership that can have a tremendous impact on your health and self-confidence. Whether you are unsatisfied with your current provider, have moved or switched your insurance company, here are six factors you should consider when choosing a new…