1. 5 Steps to a Healthy Mouth

    Most of us realize that diet and exercise play an important part in keeping us healthy. But did you know that a healthy mouth is also an important part of a healthy body? Poor oral health can affect a person's quality of life. Oral pain, missing teeth or oral infections can influence the way a perso…Read More

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    April is Oral Health Month

    Although the mouth is part of the body, we often think of it as something separate. We often ignore bleeding or tender gums, while an irritation or pain elsewhere in the body would mean a trip to the doctor. Poor oral health can affect a person's quality of life. Oral pain, missing teeth or oral inf…Read More

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    Easy March Break Ideas for Kids and Grandkids

    Oral health doesn’t just have to do with visiting a dentist twice a year to make sure your child’s teeth are in good shape. Oral health also has to do with taking a break and having some fun no matter what age you might be. Here are some simple ideas for how to entertain kids and grandkids over …Read More

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    Healthy Valentine’s Day Treats for Kids

    Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate the ones you love and let them know how much you care about them. What better way to celebrate than showering your kids with cool (and healthy) treats to eat! Your kids will remember the special little things you do for them. They’ll appreciate the thought a…Read More

  5. Tips for a Tooth-Friendly Halloween

    As the year’s second most popular holiday quickly approaches, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, is urging parents and caregivers to be aware of the treats their children consume on October 31st and throughout the Halloween season…Read More

  6. First Tooth = First Dental Visit

    The Canadian Dental Association recommends the assessment of infants, by a dentist, within six months of the eruption of the first tooth or by one year of age. The goal is to have your child visit a dentist before there is a problem with his or her teeth. In most cases, a dental exam every six month…Read More

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    How Parents Influence Children’s Oral Health

    It may come as a surprise to some parents that dental caries, more commonly known as tooth decay, has been found to be the most common disease affecting children. This can have a huge impact on the child in terms of enduring pain and discomfort, inability to eat properly, embarrassment due to damage…Read More