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April 17, 2017

Health Benefits of Fruit

We’ve come a long way toward understanding that we need to eat leaner, favor white meat like fowl and pork, and to eat more fish.  Though […]
April 14, 2017

Are Hot Drinks Bad for Teeth?

For most people, that wonderful warm trickle of coffee or tea down our throats gets us up and at ‘em and ready to take on the […]
April 11, 2017

Are Stained Teeth Unhealthy Teeth?

You want white teeth and a dazzling smile, so should you forego those blueberries so that your pearly whites stay that way?  Or drop that jolt […]
April 7, 2017

Is Sugar Bad for Teeth?

A popular misconception is that candy rots your teeth, but don’t blame candy for your cavities.  Beverages like soda pop or fruit juices also wreak havoc […]
April 4, 2017

What is Gum Recession?

One of the most common dental problems facing adults is gum recession.  Unbelievably, millions of Americans suffer with this malady.  Consider yourself lucky if you don’t […]
March 22, 2017

Health Benefits of Garlic

Garlic gets a bad rap, unless you are an Italian mama and use it liberally to give robust flavor to your special pasta sauce.  This funny-looking […]
March 20, 2017

Does Thumb Sucking Damage Teeth?

“Do all kids suck their thumb, or is my kid unusual?” asks a worried mom, but the pediatrician assures her it is normal for most babies […]
March 17, 2017

Alternatives to Braces

Braces can be the bane of one’s existence – not only for the teens who wear them, but the parents as well.  For kids, braces come […]
March 15, 2017

Natural Remedies for a Toothache

It’s the middle day of a holiday weekend and your tooth is throbbing.  It could be a loose filling, a cracked or abscessed tooth, or even […]
March 13, 2017

How Do Teeth Age?

Teeth are not quite as unique as snowflakes, however, they do vary in size, shape and location in the jaw.  These differences in the teeth are […]