Author: Hilary Hamblin

As parents, we know how important practicing good dental habits is to maintaining great dental health, like brushing our teeth twice a day. Convincing our kids of this idea, however, can be a battle. Luckily, you can make brushing teeth more fun for your kids. Make...

With continued advancement in dental technology, the amount of children with bright, healthy smiles is increasing. However, poor dental health among children and adolescents is still quite prevalent and negatively impacting their lives. Poor dental health is linked to a number of concerns in children...

  Dental implants are replacement tooth roots used in combination with dental crowns or dental bridges to restore missing teeth. Unlike removable dentures, dental implants are permanently placed and offer a number of long-term benefits.   Perhaps the most visible benefit of dental implants is the restoration of...

Training and healthy diets are just a couple of ways athletes prepare their bodies for competition. As researchers have learned more about what helps the body achieve maximum performance in recent years, getting enough sleep has been added to the list of things athletes should...

  According to the National Sleep Foundation, up to 90 percent of people’s moods and energy levels are affected by the changing of seasons. Without question, these effects on mood and energy directly affect sleep habits.   The Huffington Post attributes five major factors to changes in...

  We recently recognized Stroke Awareness Month, and today we are taking a look at one of the lesser known factors associated with a stroke--your oral health! It’s common knowledge that risk factors like high “bad” cholesterol and hypertension are associated with an increased risk of...

May 2018 is designated National Better Hearing and Speech Month to bring awareness to speech and hearing problems. While some speech problems cannot be prevented, poor speech is often related to poor dental health. Today we’ll take a look at some of the ways your...

May 14, 2018 - June 14, 2018 is National Smile Month. This month was created by health professionals in the United Kingdom to bring awareness to the importance of good dental health. By celebrating this month yourselves, you can encourage others to care about their...

Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral commonly referred to as “nature’s cavity fighter” thanks to its enamel strengthening properties. However, the amount of naturally-occurring fluoride in water is not enough to supply our teeth and gums with the amount they need to fight cavities, therefore...

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