Children Should Develop Good Dental Care Habits Early. Here's Why.

You should value dental hygiene in your children for the same reasons you value…


Not Just the Tooth Fairy: Dental Traditions for Kids

The Tooth Fairy is an important tool to help kids cope with the potentially…


Sports Dentistry, Mouthguards and More!

Sports dentistry is a relatively new field in dentistry, with several slightly…


Chewing Gum Can Help Your Teeth

That is, if the gum is sugarless. Gum with sugar in it still isn’t good for…


Why Snacking Can Hurt Your Teeth

We’re not going to tell you to stop snacking entirely, so you can cross that…


Why Does Your Dentist Recommend a Bone Graft?

Conceptually, jawbone grafts are fairly simple. New bone, or bone-like…


How Useful Are Floss Holders?

The answer is: it depends on the person. We all know that flossing is important…


What Teeth Can Tell You: Dental Forensics and Anthropology

Most people know what the average dentist does, but did you know there are…


Nervous Parent, Nervous Kid?

Just because you’re a nervous patient doesn’t mean your little one should…


Bruised Teeth & How to Avoid Them

Like other body parts, your teeth can get bruised. That might sound strange,…