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Orthodontics For Adults

Orthodontics for adults is a trend you’ve probably noticed in recent years. In fact, one in five orthodontic patients today is over the age of 21. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that more than 1.2 million adults in the U.S. received orthodontic treatment in 2012, the most recent numbers available from the American Association […]

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Fluoride Facts

Fluoride Facts Every Family Should Know

Why is fluoride so important for your family’s smile? Simple. It fights tooth decay. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that one in five people have untreated tooth decay which can lead to pain, infection and ultimately to problems speaking, eating, working and playing.1 Most people already know fluoride is good for […]

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Time To Get In The Know On Oral Cancer.

When it comes to your health, ignorance is never bliss. And with oral cancer, one point that’s crucial to be clear on is this: regular dental checkups that include oral cancer screenings can help prevent a disease that’s easily treatable yet otherwise deadly. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. In honor of the occasion, here […]

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March is National Nutrition Month®. Do you know where your vitamins are?

March is National Nutrition Month, and this year’s theme is “Savor the flavor of eating right.” The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics sponsors the campaign every year to focus attention on the importance of developing good eating habits and making informed food choices. Take time to think about some healthy, tasty meal options and use […]

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Secrets to Proper Flossing

Flossing tips from Crest® + Oral-B® & The Smile Generation®, providing healthy smiles Gum disease begins at the gum line and between teeth. Daily flossing is an important part of your oral health care routine to help remove the plaque from these areas where a toothbrush does not completely reach. And even though twice-daily tooth brushing is […]

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Smile Generation®-Trusted Dentists and Members Travel to Fiji to Serve Those in Need

On July 26, 2013, members and trusted dentists of The Smile Generation® embarked on a trip to the Mission at Natuvu Creek in Fiji to provide free dentistry to those in need. The Mission is located on the island of Vanua Levu, Fiji’s second largest island. Altogether, The Smile Generation-trusted clinicians helped nearly 170 children […]

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Do You Need Orthodontic Braces?

Wearing braces on your teeth is something like a rite of passage. But not everybody NEEDS braces. Your dentist may refer you or your child to an orthodontist for the following reasons. When you or your child experience: Early or late loss of baby teeth A finger sucking or other oral health habit Difficulty in […]

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Smile Generation Hosts Event to Launch 100 Wells for Ethiopia

The Smile Generation in cooperation with charity: water held a launch party on Saturday, May 4th, 2013 for their 100 Wells for Ethiopia project.  Bright yellow jerry cans lined the ballroom lobby and a drink mimicking dirty water was served to guests.  While the atmosphere was festive, the goal of the evening was serious: to […]

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Smile Generation’s 100 Wells For Ethiopia Video

Directed by Taylor Steele taylorsteele.tv Director of Photography Alex Berger alejandroberger.com 2nd Unit Director of Photography Johnny Abegg johnnyabegg.com Editor Tim Wreyford Music by MT. Warning mtwarningmusic.com/ We’re changing lives one well at a time. Smile Generation-trusted dental offices are partnering with charity: water to help put a stop to the water crisis around the […]

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National Facial Protection Month : Tips on How to Play It Safe

The Academy for Sports Dentistry (ASD), the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) and the American Dental Association (ADA) have teamed up to remind parents, coaches and athletes to play it safe as they play recreational and organized sports, by […]

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