1. Surprising Things That Can Wreak Havoc on Your Teeth (Part Two)

    In part one, we examined the food-related nutrients and factors that are uncommonly known risks to our oral health. From gummy vitamins to seltzer water and starchy foods, these things wear on our enamel and, over time, can cause cavities.   In part two, we’ll go further into depth and beyond foo…Read More

  2. Surprising Things That Can Wreak Havoc on Your Teeth

    Because sometimes the most unassuming foods and beverages can take a toll on our dental health.   At this point, we all know what is and isn’t good for our oral health — from sugary food and beverage to chewing on ice and other hard objects. While the sugar eats away at our protective enamel an…Read More

  3. The Amazing Mouth (Part Two)

    Explore more about what makes our mouths unique and why dentists are so fascinated!   In the first part of this series, we examined our mouths beyond what we know — teeth, tongue, and gums — and learned about the gingiva and how the lymphatic system is involved in our oral health.   Our mouths…Read More

  4. The Amazing Mouth

    Everything You Wanted To Know Straight From The Dentist! Our bodies are amazing — from the way our heart functions to the way the immune system attacks foreign invaders to keep us healthy. While every part plays a role, have you ever paused and realized just how incredible our mouths are? Our mout…Read More

  5. Are We All Destined For Braces? (Part One)

    Modern orthodontics is a relatively new concept, however, there have been documented cases in early civilizations and spanning throughout the centuries. Braces are more common now than ever before —  but is it in part due to innovation or as a result of different foods and oral objects such as pa…Read More

  6. What Your Teeth Are Telling You: Heart Health (Part Two)

    In part one, we examined how dental calculus can be indicative of heart trouble when it builds and builds, even with the best at-home and in-office dental health practices. We also discovered that it’s your calcium levels that can better predict heart disease than fat, which makes K2 a valuable nu…Read More

  7. Nutrients That Support Dental Health: Part One

    In our last post that covered interesting and uncommon information on tartar, vitamin K2 was the star nutrient to support healthy teeth and help to decrease the build-up of tartar. In today’s post, we’ll highlight a couple more nutrients that are beneficial to your pearly whites! Have you had yo…Read More

  8. What We Know About Tartar: Part Two

    Did you read part one of What We Know About Tartar? If you haven’t, go back and explore the fascinating and uncommon information we touched on about tartar. In our previous post, we not only cover how what tartar is and how it is harmful to your dental health but examine how the introduction of fa…Read More

  9. When Sippy Cups and Binkies Attack!

    Does your child use a binky (pacifier) or sippy cup on a regular basis? While both objects serve a purpose for your child, they can wreak havoc on their dental health. As a parent or caregiver, you likely spend hours educating yourself on the best care to give your child. From cloth diapers that hel…Read More

  10. Interesting and Uncommon Ways To Protect Your Teeth From Cavities

    We all know the common and accepted ways to prevent cavities — it happens through preventative dental care both at-home and with your local dentist. At home, it’s highly encouraged to brush twice per day and floss at least once, and go to the dentist’s office for a routine teeth cleaning twice…Read More