Posts Tagged: dental health

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What Eating Your Vegetables Does for Your Teeth

We’ve heard it since we were children that eating vegetables is crucial for maintaining our overall health, but they also do great things for our teeth and gums. Here’s a look at some of the best veggies for maintaining your dental health and what they do for your pearly whites. Cucumbers Cucumbers are a very… Read more

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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

Frozen Treats that WON’T Give you Cavities

The summer weather’s creeping in, and a favorite way to cool off while satisfying your sweet tooth is to reach in the freezer for a frozen dessert or treat. Of course, too much sugar can lead to several health issues, including tooth decay. Here are a few ways to enjoy a delicious frozen treat without… Read more

Tips for Maintaining Healthy Teeth on Vacation

Although taking a trip away from home and the office causes many people to slack on their good habits (eating more dessert, temporarily pausing exercise programs, etc.), your great oral hygiene habits shouldn’t take a vacation, too. In fact, since you may be indulging your sweet tooth a little more, this is an even more… Read more