It’s that time of year again! Schools back in session, and children everywhere are ready to tackle another great year of learning and growing. Now’s the perfect time to schedule your dental checkup. September is busy though, so make sure you grab and appointment while they last!
It’s Summer! Time to hit the pool… But did you know that swimming in the pool can have some interesting effects on your teeth? From staining to enamel decay, The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) has identified some risks associated with pool recreation that we think you should be aware of...
Topics: Healthy Teeth
Topics: Pediatric Oral Care
Enamel - It's a tooth's first line of defense against cavities, decay and plaque. The hardest part of the human body, enamel is the bullet-proof vest that teeth wear to defend against erosion. Acids in the food we consume, and naturally produced by the bacteria that live in our mouth, are the number one enemy of healthy teeth. That thin white outer coating of enamel, though almost as hard as diamonds, is precious and must be protected. So how can you ensure that your child's enamel will remain strong throughout their baby-teeth years, and help develop healthy habits your child will take into adulthood?
Once again, it's President's Day! In honor of this national holiday, we've decided to take a closer look at one of the most famous (and toothiest) presidential stories in US history....
When it comes to chewing gum, dental professionals across the board have come to agree: Sugar-free chewing gum is better for our teeth. Even with the support of experts from organizations like the American Dental Association and Colgate, adults everywhere – especially those who are parents – have come to question the overall benefits of sugar-free gum.
Hockey season is in full swing! And for hockey parents everywhere, this means lots and lots of equipment – both new and old. Unfortunately, one of the most important pieces of equipment also happens to be one piece of equipment that's most often overlooked – the mouthguard!
With Christmas only a few days away, we've put together a list of 5 easy tooth-tastic stocking stuffers that are perfect for any last-minute holiday shopper looking to take care of everyone on their list. What could be better than gifts that keep little smiles big and bright?
Who doesn't love a good book? And better yet, who doesn't love a good book about teeth or the Tooth Fairy? Perfect for any occasion (or as holiday stocking stuffers), we've gathered a list of eight fun, silly, creative, and educational children's books that would most definitely receive the Tooth Fairy's stamp of approval!