Chinese Food and Your Teeth

by Jason 1/30/2014 8:00 AM

The Chinese New Year is around the corner, and as part of the celebrations, Chinese food will be the “flavor” of the season. But are these foods healthy for your teeth? Read on to see the impact of Chinese food on your oral health.... more...

Birth Defects and Oral Health

by Jason 1/28/2014 8:00 AM

When you are pregnant, the advice is never-ending! But there is very little conversation around how oral hygiene may affect your pregnancy. With all the mayhem of morning sickness, sleeplessness and crazy food cravings, who has time for oral hygiene? You should. Studies show that the oral hygiene of pregnant women has an impact on the pregnancy and the health of the baby. ... more...

Does Your Child Need Braces?

by Jason 1/23/2014 8:00 AM

To some children, braces are the ultimate punishment. Often the topic of ridicule from mean-spirited children, braces can garner unkind names, such as “metal mouth” or “brace face.”

While these potential nicknames may make the move to braces hard for some, other kids can’t wait to get braces to straighten their teeth. Whatever opinion your child has about braces, it is best to know the facts.... more...

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