Oral Health

The Mouth-Body Connection™: a path to oral and overall health care

Research has shown that more than 120 systemic diseases originate in the mouth. But did you know many Smile Generation®-trusted offices are using a cutting-edge technology that can help patients identify their risk for these diseases?

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Halloween Candy and Kids’ Oral Health

What is more paradoxical than Halloween candy and your children’s oral health? We brought in a Smile Generation®-trusted Pediatric Dentist, Dr. Isabel Simpson at Every Kids Dentist & Orthodontics in Surprise, AZ to shed some light on the dilemma candy brings to our teeth and offer the best options.

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Falling Into Season With Healthy Fall Recipes

Whether you are starting to see the leaves change color, feel the air getting crisper or notice the influx of football games on your television – it’s a clear sign that fall has arrived!

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On The Way to Healthy Gums

September is National Gum Care Month When you think about your oral health, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Maybe a perfectly straight, pearly white, and cavity-free smile? But what about your gums? A rather shocking 64 million adults (47%) in the U.S have gum disease, and don’t even know since it’s […]

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Big Hearts Making a Big Impact

Serving Our Communities on Smile Generation Serve Day 2017 Smile Generation Serve Day is an annual day of service as part of a nationwide campaign of giving. It focuses on dental care and also includes local service projects, such as cleaning up community parks and volunteering at local food banks. On Saturday, August 19th 2017, […]

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Smiles Around The Country: July 2017 Recap

Doing Good in the Good Ol’ Summertime Summer – it’s the time for beach days and relaxing vacations, and family BBQs and sipping iced tea by the pool. But for Smile Generation team members around the country, it’s also the time to volunteer and give back to their communities. Just in the month of July, […]

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Get Back-To-School Ready With A Dental Check-Up

Back-To-School Ready Smiles It seems like summer break just started and we’re already getting ready for back to school. While you’re busy shopping for school supplies and clothes, remember to schedule a dentist appointment before that big first day. Once school is in full swing, it can be a lot more challenging to find the […]

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Smiles Around the Country: June 2017 Recap

The Smile Generation®-trusted offices are committed to serving people in need, both in the dental office and in our community.  With compassionate volunteers across the country, the Smile Generation has the power to impact and serve many communities in need. This monthly blog series will help highlight some of the ways that Smile Generation volunteers are making a […]

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Dental Insurance vs. Dental Plans

Trying to understand dental insurance can be enough to put a frown on your face. So, let’s turn that frown upside down with a little help from The Smile Generation. What’s the difference between dental insurance vs. a dental savings plan? Dental Insurance Dental insurance is designed to a pay a portion of the costs […]

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Keeping Kids Active During Summer Break

Help your kids stay healthy and active during the summer months Summer break is almost here: a thought that brings joy to kids and maybe a little anxiety to parents. But summer activities for kids are important, especially these days in the screen age. Kids need to be active every day, whether school is in […]

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