Blog Posts Categorized: Fun Facts



November 29th, 2016
5 reasons to be thankful you’re going to the dentist in 2016

Dentistry has been around in some form or another for thousands of years. From embedding precious stones in teeth to brushing with hog hair, people have been (attempting to) care for and bedazzle their teeth for centuries. Many practices from the past range from bizarre to downright disgusting. Below are five ancient dental practices that… Read more »

November 24th, 2016
It’s National Flossing Day!

November 25 isn’t just Black Friday, it’s also National Flossing Day! What better way to celebrate than to give your kids a little refresher on the best way to floss? Dental Hygienist Leah shows us how to make sure we are using the best strategies to clean between our teeth.

November 21st, 2016
5 common ingredients in toothpaste
November 21st, 2016
Top 5 reasons to thank your teeth this Thanksgiving!

While you’re tallying up your thanks this Thursday, be sure to remember your teeth! Here are the top five reasons to thank your teeth this Thanksgiving: Your teeth work hard all day to chew, tear, and grind your food so that your stomach can digest it and transfer it to energy to be used by your… Read more »

June 30th, 2016
Try This Mouth Watering 7-Layer Dip

What’s in it: 3 Cups black beans 6 Oz. Greek yogurt (plain) 1 Cup shredded cheese 1 small can sliced black olives How to Make the Guacamole: 2 avocados 2 Tbsp. chopped cilantro 1 chopped chive Juice from 1/2 lime 1 clove minced garlic 1/2 seeded and diced Jalapeño How to Make the Pico De… Read more »

June 3rd, 2016
It’s National Donut Day!!

Did you know today is National Donut Day? That means millions of Americans around the country will be visiting their local bakery for some delicious donuts. We’re even celebrating here at Delta Dental of Minnesota! Even though donuts are one of the most tasty foods to ever be created, it’s important to keep your oral… Read more »