May 26th, 2016
My Allergies Might Be Causing My Tooth Pain?

Allergies. Millions of people suffer from them this time of year.  But, what causes allergies? The biggest trigger is pollen, which is released into the air by trees, grasses, and flowers. When pollen is inhaled, the body’s immune system goes into overdrive and you’ll start to see some side-effects. Allergies usually come with watery eyes, itchy ear,… Read more »

May 23rd, 2016
Boys, You Had Better Brush Up!

Good oral health and a great smile can make a difference in relationships and in people’s overall lives. Did you know a majority of women say good oral health is one of the sexiest qualities men have?  So guys, it’s time to tidy up your smile! A Delta Dental survey finds that three-quarters of the nation’s… Read more »

May 19th, 2016
Your Guide to Making a Yummy (Smile Worthy) Salad!

Need a mouth-watering (and mouth/teeth friendly) recipe for your memorial day celebration? We’ve got you covered! Summertime Apple Salad: What you’ll need: Salad:   ½ cup pecans   8 ounces kale   4 to 5 medium radishes   ½ cup dried cranberries (or cherries)   1 medium Granny Smith apple   2 ounces soft goat… Read more »

May 18th, 2016
Kick the Habit…Your Mouth Will Thank You!

Thinking about giving up cigarettes? If you’ve tried before without success, you may feel unsure about whether you can quit for good. You may also wonder why it’s so important to quit. Start by learning about the health risks of smoking. While most people are aware of the impact tobacco use has on their overall… Read more »

May 17th, 2016
Cross your dental visit off your list this summer!

Calling all parents! Summer is right around the corner.  That means the kids will be out of school soon and your crazy summer to-do list begins. Your never ending list may consist of signing your kids up for summer camp, keeping track of your kids’ summer sports schedules and planning family vacations. But, one of… Read more »

May 13th, 2016
Brace Yourself for Good News: We Help Cover Cost of Ortho!

Calling all parents of kiddos needing braces! Did you have braces as a kid? Do you remember the names that came along with braces? Braceface? Metal Mouth? Either ring a bell? Those names were tossed around to the chosen few kids in your classroom growing up that had to wear braces. These days, however, braces… Read more »

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