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Still smoking: The problem with e-cigarettes and hookahs
May 27, 2016 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Despite some claims, these cigarette alternatives still contain nicotine that can destroy your teeth and gums.
All-natural toothpastes may contain harmful add-in
May 11, 2016 - Fresh Breath Happenings
The ingredient in question, carrageenan, has been linked to cases of irritable bowel syndrome and colon cancer.
A breath of fresh air: Politicians and dry mouth
April 29, 2016 - Fresh Breath Happenings
If you want to win people's hearts (and thus political office), you can't turn their stomachs every time you open your mouth.
Don't believe everything you hear about mouthwash
March 30, 2016 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
If used properly, mouthwash can be a powerful tool to improve oral care. Here is what you, the consumer, need to know.
Bad breath on a date is a deal breaker
March 11, 2016 -
Surveys have found that bad breath is the biggest turnoff on a first date. Luckily, you can take steps to keep your love life fresh and clean.
Addressing and treating bad breath in children
February 22, 2016 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
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 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
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 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Tooth development for children is a continuously transformative process until they reach adulthood. Here is a breakdown of the growth.
The 5 biggest cavity myths debunked
February 5, 2016 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
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.
Fluoride and oral health
July 31, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
For years, dental health professionals and organizations like the American Dental Association, the CDC, UNICEF and WHO have stated that the use of fluoride promotes good dental health and reduces tooth decay.
Tips for keeping a healthy mouth when you're on the go
July 30, 2015 -
Moms, busy professionals, students and many other people are so busy throughout the day that they sometimes forget to take care of their mouths.
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.
Sleep issues and your teeth
July 17, 2015 - The Science of Bad Breath
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.
Healthy snacks and your teeth
July 17, 2015 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
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.
Sugary drinks and your teeth
July 16, 2015 -
Step into any crowded, public place, and you'll notice that people love to drink soda, energy drinks and sweetened coffee.
How to access dental care when you're on a budget
July 15, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, there are roughly 108 million Americans without dental insurance.