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Sleep issues and your teeth

July 16, 2015 - Sleep disorders can cause a number of problems, and while many of them are diagnosed and treated outside of the dentists office, some are directly related to the patients mouth. Click to read article

Healthy snacks and your teeth

July 16, 2015 - If you're watching your waistline and trying to take good care of your teeth, you'll be happy to know that healthy foods are often the best for your teeth, too. Click to read article

Sugary drinks and your teeth

July 15, 2015 - Step into any crowded, public place, and you'll notice that people love to drink soda, energy drinks and sweetened coffee. Click to read article

Why you shouldn't leave your toothbrush out on the sink

July 15, 2015 - Would you lick your toilet? Of course not, but if you leave your toothbrush out you're doing the next grossest thing. Click to read article

How to access dental care when you're on a budget

July 14, 2015 - According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, there are roughly 108 million Americans without dental insurance. Click to read article

Oral health and romantic relationships

July 10, 2015 - We've all been there: You're on a date with a person you really like, and everything is going fine. Click to read article

Brushing techniques: What's the best way to brush your teeth?

June 30, 2015 - Everyone knows they should brush their teeth everyday, but even brushing everyday won't get you the oral health results you want if you're not using proper brushing technique. Click to read article

Mission possible: Avoid oral care blunders

June 29, 2015 - Protecting your smile and overall oral health is your mission, should you choose to accept it. Click to read article

The importance of dental insurance

June 29, 2015 - No matter how well you take care of your mouth, at some point you're going to need to go and see a dentist. Click to read article

Is a water flosser better than string floss?

June 29, 2015 - Everyone seems to hate to floss, but it is a necessity for proper oral health care. Click to read article

Are we all doomed to have yellow teeth? Discoloration over time

June 29, 2015 - Here's a look at what causes discoloration, how age plays a role in the process and what you can do to maintain your teeth. Click to read article

Why do we get our wisdom teeth removed?

June 26, 2015 - Why, from a dental standpoint, do we get rid of wisdom teeth? And more confounding, why do we have them in the first place if they aren't functional? Click to read article

Oral health and alcoholic beverages

June 26, 2015 - Here's a look at the connections between alcohol and oral health. Click to read article

The differences in oral health care among cultures within the US

June 18, 2015 - Every day new people with different and unique cultures and ideas from all over the world immigrate to the U.S. Click to read article

Brushing your teeth may do more than improve breath

June 18, 2015 - A new BBC two-part documentary series called "Your Teeth" revealed that oral health impacts the rest of your body. Click to read article

A look into a dinosaur's mouth

June 16, 2015 - If you were able to take a trip to the "Jurassic World" theme park and look into a dinosaur's mouth, you'd probably be a little grossed out by what you saw. Click to read article

Uncommon mouth disorders: A reference guide

June 15, 2015 - When it comes to oral health, if you're experiencing any unusual symptoms, you should contact your dentist immediately. Click to read article

Oral health: Men vs women

June 12, 2015 - It might be easy to believe that there are no oral health differences between sexes but there are. Click to read article

Promoting oral health in seniors

June 12, 2015 - Practicing proper oral health at any age is important, especially when you grow older. Click to read article

What is relaxation dentistry?

June 12, 2015 - A relatively new practice has emerged to cater to individuals who experience anxiety when scheduling a dental appointment: relaxation dentistry. Click to read article

What's in a dental record?

June 12, 2015 - Shows like "True Detective" use dental records left and right, but does consulting these documents really lead to a closed case? Click to read article

Fluoride in your water: A history of tap water

June 9, 2015 - Here's a history of fluoridation, or the process of introducing fluoride into tap water. Click to read article

Dentists in ancient times: Finding cavities in early civilizations

May 26, 2015 - A look into early attempts at conducting proper dental care in ancient civilizations. Click to read article

Can licorice fight tooth decay?

May 22, 2015 - A chemical found in licorice may be able to be used in oral care products to fight tooth decay. Click to read article

New Zealand couple debut $23,000 teeth makeover

May 18, 2015 - A New Zealand couple spent more than $23,000 on dental treatments to improve their smiles. Click to read article

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