October 10, 2016

How to Handle Holiday Sweets

It’s the season of sweets and treats. Sugary foods around the holidays are basically inescapable, but eating foods that are high in sugar can jeopardize your […]
August 15, 2016

Could Poor Oral Health Contribute to Loneliness?

A study recently published in the European Journal of Ageing has concluded that poor oral health may contribute to loneliness in older adults. Therefore, maintaining good […]
August 8, 2016

Flossing: Yay or Nay?

You may have seen recent headlines announcing that flossing isn’t necessary. We want to make sure you are well-equipped with the information you need, so you can […]
June 21, 2016

What are Cold Sores, and How Do They Affect My Dentist Visit?

What are Cold Sores? Cold sores are caused by the Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 (HSV-1). Although many people may worry and overreact when they hear
June 20, 2016

The Tongue Scraper: Does it Really Improve Bad Breath?

Do you find yourself doing a breath check on a daily basis? You know the one we are talking about: when you discreetly breathe into your […]
May 5, 2016

What You Do for Work Might Affect Your Teeth

Have you ever stopped to think about how your day job might affect your oral health? Delta Dental has. They’ve put together both a list of […]
April 21, 2016

What does osteoporosis have to do with oral health?

Routine dentist visits are integral to good oral health, but they also may be your first line of diagnosis and prevention for diseases that affect other […]
April 14, 2016

Tired? Tell your dentist.

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a commonly undiagnosed sleep disorder that affects an estimated 18 million Americans.1 With sleep apnea, your breathing pauses or becomes very […]
February 2, 2016

How is your child’s oral health related to their GPA?

Being a parent can be tough. Somehow, you need to make time for cooking, cleaning, extra-curricular activities, helping with homework, scheduling appointments and still staying sane. […]
January 27, 2016

Keeping Your Mouth Healthy During Pregnancy

There are already many things to keep track of during pregnancy: doctor’s appointments, vitamin intake, eating healthy, etc. But many women do not realize the importance […]