Category Archives: dental hygiene

What’s Living in Your Mouth?

Did you know that over 700 different strains of bacteria have been detected in the human mouth? The good news is that most of us are only host to 34 to 72 different varieties and that most of the bacterial … Continue reading

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Use Toothpicks with Care

Did you know that toothpicks date back to 3,500 B.C. when they were part of the earliest known oral hygiene kit found at the Ningal Temple in Ur? Fast forward to 536 B.C. when the Chinese army mandated the use … Continue reading

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Freshen Up Your Mouth for Valentine’s Day

Whether you are giving your 5-year old, your spouse, or your significant other a Valentine’s Day kiss, good oral hygiene will make it all the sweeter. Keep your mouth healthy and attractive with these simple tips: Brush your teeth at … Continue reading

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Six Ways to Prevent Cavities in Kids

With the new year just beginning and Halloween and Christmas behind us, this is a good time to establish some resolutions for ensuring good dental health for your children in 2014 and beyond. Did you know that, according to the … Continue reading

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Can Your Toothbrush Make You Sick?

One uncovered toothbrush can harbor more than 100 million bacteria, including E. coli and staphylococci bacteria. There are hundreds of microorganisms inhabiting our mouths every day, so we put bacteria on our toothbrushes every time we brush our teeth. Fortunately, … Continue reading

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Basic Dental Care Checklist for Adults

Staying on top of a basic daily dental routine and making time for regular dental visits now can help keep you out of the dental office in the future. (Not that we don’t always enjoy seeing you!) Here are a … Continue reading

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Send Your Child Off to School with a Healthy Mouth

We know most parents are busy shopping for school clothes and supplies and catching up with booster shots to get ready for the new school year. But scheduling a dental checkup right now for your children can be just as … Continue reading

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