October 26, 2016

CariVu: Crack and Cavity Detection Without Radiation

CariVu is a hand-held instrument that reveals cracks and cavities in seconds, using only light – no radiation! It can help you address small problems before they become […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
January 20, 2016

Is Brushing Your Teeth Doing More Harm than Good?

The short answer is, “probably not.” Chances are, even if you are brushing your teeth with less-than-perfect technique, it is still beneficial to your oral health. […]
January 14, 2016

Learn to Floss Like a Pro

You hear it from us again and again: “Do you floss?” We ask because flossing matters—and the correct flossing technique matters, too. Some people believe that […]
November 23, 2015

What is Xerostomia, and How Does it Affect Your Oral Health?

Have you heard of xerostomia? You probably have. Xerostomia, also known as dry mouth, is a deficiency of saliva, which causes a person’s mouth to become […]