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The Importance of Not Skipping Your Biannual Dental Check-up

The Importance of Not Skipping Your Biannual Dental Check-up

Most of us know we should see the dentist twice a year for a checkup and cleaning -- but everyone does. In fact, oO=ne study found that only 41% of older adults in the United States with dental coverage visit the dentist regularly, and the percentage of those without...

5 Important Ways Parents Can Ensure Their Children’s Oral Health

5 Important Ways Parents Can Ensure Their Children’s Oral Health

As a parent, you love to see your baby smile. To keep children’s smiles bright as they grow, good oral health is critical. However, about 20% of elementary age children have at least one decayed tooth that hasn’t been treated, and the statistics aren’t much better for...

The Great Toothbrush Debate – Manual or Electric?

The Great Toothbrush Debate – Manual or Electric?

The first use of toothbrushes as we know them was in an English prison in 1780, when a prisoner called William Addis fashioned a toothbrush from bone and swine-hair bristles. Thankfully, toothbrushes have advanced considerably since then, and we now have much more...