Posts Tagged: cavities

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Preventing Cavities in Your Little Ones

According to the U.S. Department of Health, childhood cavities are five times more common than asthma in children, and more than half of all American children have cavities by the time they reach the second grade. While it is such a widespread problem, there are steps you can take to help protect your child’s oral… Read more

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Our Best Tips for Preventing Childhood Cavities

Especially if you’re a new parent, you may have difficulty figuring out how much dental care your child needs. You may also not know that childhood tooth decay is the #1 chronic childhood illness. It is five times more common than asthma and seven times more common than hay fever. It can lead to a… Read more

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Preventing Halloween Cavities

There is an old joke that suggests the busiest time of year for dentists must be around Halloween time. While that’s not necessarily true – sorry, amateur comedians – it’s easy to understand the perception with so much candy laying around. Are you worried that your child’s new candy diet will affect his or her… Read more

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Foods Your Kids Should Avoid

There is a popular expression when it comes to eating, everything in moderation. While the occasional indulgence is perfectly acceptable – if not encouraged, come on people – there are some foods your kids should practice avoiding. Allow us to steer you in the right direction. Sugar is definitely delicious but it’s also highly destructive… Read more

What Causes Teeth to Yellow?

There are several causes for the discoloration of teeth. Here are the major culprits for yellowing teeth! Food & Drink Various foods can stain your teeth with varying degrees of discoloration. The best way to prevent stains to brush immediately after completing a meal.  Foods that can stain your teeth include, Black Tea Coffee Soda… Read more