Conquering Your Dental Phobia

by Jason 2/4/2014 8:00 AM

If you’re afraid of visiting the dentist, you’re not alone. Dental phobia is a common condition that affects millions of people around the world. It even prevents people from scheduling regular dental visits. According to WebMD, between 9% and 20% of Americans avoid going to the dentist because of anxiety or fear. ... 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...

How To Throw A Tooth Healthy Party

by Jason 1/21/2014 8:00 AM

After a long and tiring five-day grind, what better way to unwind than by having a fun party with the spirits flowing and yummy eats to sink your teeth into?... more...

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