Since their introduction during the 1960’s, sealants have changed the way we protect our children’s oral health. With cavities being the most common chronic disease among children, sealants can reduce childhood tooth decay by more than 70%.
We’re not surprised that Iowa is consistently ranked as one of the best places to raise a family. But are your dental benefits keeping pace with growing families? Consumers consider dental coverage a … Read more...
Since their introduction during the 1960’s, sealants have changed the way we protect our children’s oral health. With cavities being the most common chronic disease among children, sealants can reduce … Read more...
We’re not surprised that Iowa is consistently ranked as one of the best places to raise a family. But are your dental benefits keeping pace with growing families? Consumers consider dental coverage a “very important” part of their health care plan. Simply having benefits isn’t enough. Here are must-haves for every stage and age of […]
The risks are real for late-night eating. If heartburn and a runny nose accompany your midnight munching, you may want to kick the habit. Here are three health issues that may cause you to think twice before dialing in delivery:
Upon returning home from your first “date night,” you probably don’t think to ask the babysitter, “Did they brush their teeth?”
Studying and snacking go hand-in-hand. Feeding kids hummus over hamburgers affects their smile, body and brain. Younger years are critical for cranium development, so use these tips to provide proper nutrition this school year.
Don’t throw out your dental floss just yet, anti-flossers. The U.S. Department of Health’s latest updates to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans publication excluding the recommendation to floss, coupled with the Associated Press’ review of several existing studies on flossing are causing quite the stir — and just in time for sweet corn season.
85% of people need to get their wisdom teeth extracted at some point in their lifetime. In the past decade, the wisdom on wisdom teeth has advanced. Though some things have stayed the same, a lot has changed. Here’s what you need to know:
Lasers. Bacteria-killing gas. Cameras capturing microscopic special effects. This may sound like the next Star Wars blockbuster, but we’re anticipating a different sequel —developments in dentistry technology.
When it comes to eco-friendly dentistry, it’s not easy being green. After all, it might not exactly be at the top of your to-do to install solar panels at the office.
For over 90 years, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has been a household tradition every Thanksgiving morning. And balloons are as much of a staple to the parade as turkey is to that evening’s dinner.
You should replace your toothbrush every 3 months. With this frequency, there’s a good chance you have some old toothbrushes in your junk drawers. Try this fun DIY and follow the photos to make your very own toothbrush bracelet.
How much power does a smile have when it comes to leading this country? From influencing an election to connecting with the people on a personal level, a president’s smile can leave a lasting an impression.