Get Their Braces Off Faster: 3 Tips for Parents

by Jason 8/27/2015 7:00 AM

Imagine trying to speak correctly and continually getting your words twisted. That may be your teen’s reality. If you’re a parent to a child with braces, you’ve seen the struggles firsthand. Braces make it difficult to speak, eat and take care of teeth.

The daily dental routine for a braces-wearer requires patience and consistency. Even though proper care can be a pain, it’s crucial if kids want to get rid of their wires.... more...

Floss Your Braces with Grace

by Jason 3/1/2015 9:15 AM

There’s a popular misconception that people who wear braces have a difficult time flossing their teeth. ... 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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