Category: Oral Health

The value of oral health is hard to overrate. Heck, it even gets its own month! These posts will help you learn what you can do to keep your mouth, teeth, and gums healthy for life. Topics include the following, and more:

– Oral health and overall health
– Preventive dentistry guidelines, habits, and education
– Oral health during pregnancy


Couple Appreciation Month – Why Healthy Couples Should Strive for Healthy Smiles

April 12th, 2017 by

April is Couples Appreciation Month. Whether you’re newly dating or a pair that has been together for decades, this is an excellent time to take inventory of your relationship and discuss what you need to move forward into the next […]


Tips for National Beer Day: Avoid Cavities and Maintain Oral Health

April 7th, 2017 by

Beer is one of the world’s oldest and most loved beverages. On April 7, 1933, the brew was made legal in the United States, a huge move by the American government to end the prohibition of alcoholic beverages. The date is […]


Stress Awareness Month and the Impact on Teeth

April 5th, 2017 by

Stress is a normal part of life that everybody will experience on occasion, but it can become a problem before you even have the chance to spot the red flags. If you don’t take steps to manage your emotions, they […]


The Importance of Pet Teeth Cleaning

March 20th, 2017 by

Pet owners know how important pet teeth cleaning is to ensure their companion animal is in good health. Most people who own pets  take steps to safeguard the health of their dogs and cats. However, they often overlook the importance […]


Presidents Day – Leaders with Wary and Winning Smiles

February 21st, 2017 by

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, […]


Valentine’s Day – All Smiles

February 14th, 2017 by

A Bright and Healthy Smile for Valentine’s Day Do you have a big date for Valentine’s Day? If so, it’s natural to feel nervous. Whether it’s your first date or a special anniversary, you want to look and feel your […]


National Toothache Day

February 9th, 2017 by

National Toothache Day is Something to Smile About Following a solid oral hygiene routine and taking preventative measures will keep your mouth looking and feeling its best. It will help you avoid the need for uncomfortable and time consuming trips […]


Water Picks Versus Flossing

February 2nd, 2017 by

If you suffer from gingivitis, tooth decay, or simply want to prevent dental problems from occurring later, you might be looking for new ways to improve your oral health. The American Dental Association recommends using floss to remove plaque from […]


Oral Health: What Does It Encompass?

January 13th, 2017 by

The Wide World of Oral Health We often think of oral health as being synonymous with dental health, but our mouth consists of much more than teeth; we have the gums, tongue, and jaw to worry about as well. If you […]


How A Mouth Guard Protects Teeth

December 13th, 2016 by

Boxing and mixed martial arts are fun sports that provide a lot of enjoyment to the participants and spectators. But if you engage in one of these sports, it’s vital you take the proper steps to protect yourself from unneeded risks. Otherwise, […]