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Together We Give

  This month our Smile Generation®-trusted offices are coming together to make our dent in the overall water crisis, because together we give. I don’t always think we can imagine what it’s like to not have water.  There are times on hot days when I forget my water bottle and think as I drive how nice it […]

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National Women's Health Week

This One’s For All the Ladies

Whether she’s a mother or not, we want all the ladies to have a healthy smile! In celebration of Mother’s Day and National Women’s Health Week, let’s make sure to celebrate the women in our lives by helping them be healthier and happier for years to come. And let’s start with their smiles. Many people […]

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Earth Day Has Us Going Green

Each year on Earth Day people gather all over the world to take action toward preserving our planet. In honor of the holiday, we made a list of our favorite ways to be kind to the environment and our wallets. Power Down: Unplugging devices and turning power-strips off at night will save electricity. Ditch Disposable: […]

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Oral Health Care in Guatemala

  Smile Generation®-trusted offices are committed to providing oral health care to people across the world. In April 2018, a group of eight volunteers partnered with the Pacific Dental Services® Foundation’s Dental Clinic to serve members of rural communities in Xenacoj, Guatemala. Over three days, over 125 people traveled rugged terrain—some for nearly two hours—to […]

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Do you know the signs of oral cancer?

According to The Oral Cancer Foundation, almost 50,000 people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with oral cancer this year. The good news is there is an 80-90% survival rate when diagnosed and treated early. To help make sure as many people as possible get that early diagnosis, the month of April has been designated […]

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Fun Facts About Teeth – History of Dentistry

Since National Dentist Day is March 6, we thought we would take a look back at the history of dentistry this month. Dentistry may seem like a modern profession, but fossils and historical writings show that dentists have been around for a long, long time. There is even an ancient Egyptian manuscript that talks about […]

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Smiling Toothbrush Cup

Move over Valentine’s Day. February is also National Children’s Dental Health Month!

There’s more to this month than flowers, love notes and chocolates. February is also National Children’s Dental Health Month! To celebrate, we’re going to talk about the importance of kid’s dental health today.

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February is Heart Health Month!

Did you know February is Heart Health Month? Reason #1 that’s important: one in four people die of heart disease in the U.S. every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Reason #2 that’s important: studies show 84% of people with cardiovascular disease also have gum (periodontal) disease.  

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sugar tooth

Do You Know How Much Sugar Is In Your Kids’ Foods?

Healthy resolutions abound in the new year! This year, make oral health in your family a priority by not only by brushing and flossing regularly, but by making healthy snack choices for yourself and your kids. Healthier options are not only better for your overall health but also your oral health. The chart below shows […]

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Avoiding Holiday Mishaps

Avoiding Holiday Dental Mishaps

Lots of factors could lead up to a dental mishap. Smile Generation-trusted dentist, Dr. Beatriz Springer from Keller Modern Dentistry in Fort Worth, Texas shares some insights on what could contribute to a dental emergency around the holiday season and a preventative approach to caring for your smile.

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