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What Your Mom Never Told You About Holiday Treats

What Your Mom Never Told You About Holiday Treats

Be Smart About Your Smile With These Sweet Dental Tips “While visions of sugar plums danced in their heads” is a famous line from the beloved holiday poem “A Visit From St. Nicholas” by Clement Clarke Moore. You’re probably familiar with it. However, you may not be entirely familiar with the damaging acids and havoc […]

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halloween costume ideas and your health

It’s Not Just About The Candy!

Halloween Costume Ideas and Your Health Candy is a natural concern for parents and dentists at Halloween. And you can find plenty of information here, here and here on our blog to help your kids (as well as yourself) maintain good oral health amidst the sugar-filled spoils of annual trick-or-treating. But candy isn’t the only […]

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TIPS FOR A SAFER, HEALTHIER “TRICK OR TREATING & EATING” HALLOWEEN

October is here, and that brings three things to mind for parents and dentists throughout the nation: National Orthodontic Health Month, National Dental Hygiene Month and, of course, Halloween. With last year’s tricks, treats, monster cavities, and broken brackets and appliances haunting memories, The Smile Generation®-trusted dentists are gearing up to raise awareness on how […]

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Will a Dentist Chew You Out Over Gum?

It is a pastime of people of all ages. We are tempted to grab some at the checkout lines, we pop it in after meals, and we offer it to friends. Chewing gum is a common practice. It is so regularly done that we may not think much about it; yet, what would our dentists […]

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A Mouth Guard Could Save a Trip to the Dentist

The last thing on your mind when you’re practicing, training, or scoring the winning touchdown, is your teeth. Teeth are fragile and can easily be chipped or fractured during a sporting accident. Taking precautions, such as wearing a mouth guard, can save an athlete a trip to the dentist. Accidents are not as unlikely as […]

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