Causes and Solutions for Teeth Grinding

Monday, November 17th, 2014

Teeth grinding can be a serious dental problem. Teeth grinding is something that kids and many older people do from time to time, but it becomes problematic when it occurs on a regular basis. The medical term for consistent teeth grinding is bruxism and can be attributed to a range of causes. Often stress and […]

Mouthwash and Oral Health: What You Should Know

Monday, November 10th, 2014

Mouthwash is a popular oral care supplement that has a number of oral health benefits. Many of these rinses are marketed as both a substance that helps prevent gum disease in the mouth and gets rid of bad breath. The two claims are supplemented by research and knowledge from the American Dental Association, but there […]

Why Energy Drinks Are Destroying Your Teeth

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Everyone is familiar with sugary, acidic, highly caffeinated energy drinks. You or your kids may even drink them from time to time or daily. The bright logos, sporty metallic cans, and aggressive marketing of these drinks make them extremely popular for quick energy boosts, but there is a cost. The effect of these drinks on […]

Creating an Oral Health Plan for Kids

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

For kids, oral health takes on particular importance since their teeth are constantly changing and adjusting. Developing and adhering to an oral health plan is a good way to ensure both proper oral hygiene and diet for kids.

Best Halloween Traditions for Kids

Monday, October 27th, 2014

Halloween is a great holiday for kids, both because of the inevitable candy and the opportunity to dress in costume. Like other holidays throughout the year, Halloween is a day of traditions. While Halloween itself is just one day, the month of October can be thought of as a Halloween season with the culmination being […]