Hygiene Corner

  • Dental Products, Where to Begin?

    With so many oral health products out there, it can be difficult to know which ones are right for you.  There are many considerations when choosing toothbrushes, toothpastes, floss and/or mouth-rinses. Always, always pick a SOFT Toothbrush! Common thought is that the harder we brush, the cleaner our teeth will be but aggressive brushing with […]

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  • Get a Gold Medal Smile

    February is National Children’s Dental Health month, come “Join our Super Smile Team” and “Get a Gold Medal Smile”.  We have activity sheets and certificates for you this month.   Our office uses special colored disclosing solution to stain your “sugar bugs” or plaque, which helps us make you a Super Brusher! Once your teeth […]

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  • Be Well

    I am by no means a Dr. of medicine or an expert on the human body so please take this information as food for thought only.  Now that it’s cold/flu season, it’s a good idea to know a few prevention methods to stay happy and healthy.  Wash your hands. No high-fives, try a high-elbow or […]

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  • Red Wine

    Chemicals in red wine called proanthocyanidins have strong antioxidant properties that work to prevent bacteria from sticking to teeth according to researchers in Italy.  This compound is also found in apples, cinnamon, cocoa and tea.

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  • Minnows

    Minnows have teeth in their throat!  They have up to three rows of “pharyngeal teeth” deep in their throats that grinds up their food.

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