Free Dental Care and Low-Cost Options: Where to Look

According to the American Dental Association, the main barriers to dental care are not related to the availability of dental care resources. They are financial. That is, the majority of people who are not getting the dental care they need simply cannot afford it. Fortunately, free dental care and low-cost dental care options are often…

Dental Care Products: An Overview – Part 3

[Editor’s Note: This article is part three of a three part series on dental care products. Don’t miss part one and part two!] Some age-old dental care products attain the status of classics: the toothbrush, toothpaste and mouthwash, for instance. Others, your dentist has to beg you to use. Dental floss gets top mention there.…

Dental Care Products: An Overview – Part 2

[Editor’s Note: This article is part two of a three part series on dental care products. You can also read part one and part three.] Toothbrush, toothpaste, and mouthwash. It’s been a while since these three basics were the only oral hygiene choices for consumers. Today, we have far more dental care product choices to consider.…

Dental Care Products: An Overview – Part 1

[Editor’s Note: This article is part one of a three part series. You can also read part two and part three.] The variety of choices we have for dental care products has grown rapidly in the past one hundred years. Some time-tested tools have achieved classic status. The toothbrush and toothpaste come immediately to mind. But…

Back to School Dental Care Checklist

Could a school dental care checklist help your kids do better this year? With summer vacations nearly at an end, thoughts are turning to the new school year ahead. Parents are stocking up on back to school supplies and kids are trying on new shoes and clothes. The focus is on helping young learners put their…