Make Your Holidays Minty Fresh with Oral Care Holiday Gifts

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We are well into the holiday season! Have you purchased all your needed gifts yet? Maybe you are a planner who gets started months in advance, or possibly you rush out at the last minute to do your holiday shopping, but no matter your gift-buying type, you can’t go wrong by giving the gift of better oral health. So, next …

Best and Worst Candies for Your Teeth

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Now that Halloween is over, we are quickly approaching Thanksgiving, soon followed by Christmas. It seems like everywhere we go, we are bombarded with candy and other sweets enticing us to eat them. As we approach the holidays, family gatherings and school and work parties are becoming more prevalent, and always present at these occasions are bowls of assorted candies …

Smile Makeover: College Confidence and The Path to Success

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Going to college can be a major milestone for many young adults. Meeting new people, making friends from different cultures and backgrounds, discovering your strengths and skills, and applying for internships to further your career path are all a part of finding your personal identity. Whether you’re an incoming freshman, a senior approaching graduation, or a seasoned student striving for …

Danger of At-Home Teeth Straightening Kits

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Many consumers have shown a keen interest in straightening their teeth without braces leading the way for clear brace systems such as Invisalign. The next innovation was the complete elimination of dentist supervision via at-home teeth straightening kits. Now, new teeth straightening options have seemingly exploded recently. However, are these at-home teeth straightening kits that are aggressively marketed across the …

2019 Smile Resolutions

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The holidays passed by at full steam ahead. After the gifts were opened, the meals were prepared and consumed, the New Year and the option to create resolutions seemed to be staring at us. As you consider resolutions for 2019, have you considered your dental health? Research shows that your oral health affects your general health and vice versa. With …