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Teen habits that can cause bad breath
October 18, 2016 - Here are some things that teens do that could be causing them to have bad breath.
Are antibacterial soaps better than 'regular' ones?
September 22, 2016 - In a new ruling, the FDA has decided that antibacterial soaps should be pulled from the U.S. market.
Is This the World's Longest Tongue?
September 2, 2016 - Dealing with bad breath despite brushing your teeth? The cause could be lurking under the surface of your tongue.
Sports drinks harmful for oral health, dentists warn
August 15, 2016 - Sports drinks may seem healthy, but they can damage teeth.
Did you know kissing is good for you?
July 22, 2016 - Kissing feels nice and can help promote intimacy, but did you know that it has health benefits as well? Here are a few medical benefits to locking lips.
How saliva improves oral health
July 22, 2016 - Saliva plays a pivotal role in maintaining proper oral health.
How to Avoid Spitting When Talking
June 29, 2016 - Whether it's in a business meeting or on a first date, flecks of saliva flying about are rarely an endearing addition to a conversation.
What Your Oral Health Says About You
June 29, 2016 - Your oral health can say a lot about you, including whether or not you might have diabetes.
Tips for Cutting Back on Sugar
June 24, 2016 - Cutting back on sugar doesn't have to be difficult. Here are a few easy ways you can start doing it, today.
Don't believe everything you hear about mouthwash
March 30, 2016 - If used properly, mouthwash can be a powerful tool to improve oral care. Here is what you, the consumer, need to know.
What soda does to your teeth
March 29, 2016 - Soda has the potential to irrevocably damage much of your oral health.
Addressing and treating bad breath in children
February 22, 2016 - Over 25 percent of all people have bad breath, especially toddlers and young kids. Beyond brushing and flossing, there is plenty to be done to prevent dreaded halitosis.
5 ways to instill good brushing habits in your kids
February 22, 2016 - Using a few strategies may make all the difference in your children's oral health.
5 ways to help your child overcome a fear of the dentist
February 17, 2016 - If parents foster the right relationships, children can overcome their fear and embrace the dentist as an ally in proper oral health.
The stages of a child's tooth development
February 15, 2016 - Tooth development for children is a continuously transformative process until they reach adulthood. Here is a breakdown of the growth.
What are the 3 different types of cavities?
February 9, 2016 - Knowing the types of cavities is part of proper oral care. Here is everything you need to remember.
The 5 biggest cavity myths debunked
February 5, 2016 - Improper information can be as harmful as all the soda in the world. Here is what you should actually know about cavities.
5 tips for teaching your child to brush and floss
February 5, 2016 - Parents are responsible for shaping how their children approach oral health. Here's what you need to teach.
Why you shouldn't leave your toothbrush out on the sink
July 17, 2015 - Would you lick your toilet? Of course not, but if you leave your toothbrush out you're doing the next grossest thing.
Healthy snacks and your teeth
July 17, 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.
Are we all doomed to have yellow teeth? Discoloration over time
July 1, 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.
Mission possible: Avoid oral care blunders
July 1, 2015 - Protecting your smile and overall oral health is your mission, should you choose to accept it.
What to do when you forget to brush your teeth
May 4, 2015 - Here's a list of ways to clean your teeth in those rare moments where it may have slipped your mind during your rushed morning routine.
How to make brushing teeth fun for your child
May 4, 2015 - Many children don't get excited about brushing their teeth, so try to make the process more enjoyable.
5 signs you have a cavity
May 1, 2015 - Cavities are one of the most common oral health care complaints and can lead to further decay if not treated properly.