Oral & Vision Health Blog

Does breastfeeding help children avoid braces?

 What are we going to name the baby? Which hospital should we choose? Should we let the sex of the baby be a surprise? Natural birth or cesarean? Decisions, decisions, decisions. ...
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Why is there a blue ring around my eye?

Your vision seems fine, but you notice a blue ring around the iris (the pigmented portion) of your eyes. This can happen with eyes of any color, but can be more noticeable with ...
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Why are my eyes red, itchy and watery?

 You woke up again this morning with red, itchy and watery eyes. To make matters worse, you are sneezing and sniffling. You backtrack in your mind, trying to figure out the cause ...
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15 Most Common Insurance Terms and Definitions

Signing up for health, dental or vision insurance (or a plan that covers all of them) can introduce you to a whole new vocabulary. There are words and phrases used in the ...
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5 Vitamins that are Good for Your Eyes

If you’re like millions of Americans, you are constantly battling to find time for the gym and struggling to get more fruits and veggies into your diet. The motivation? Get that ...
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How to Pick the Right Pediatric Dentist for Your Kids

Finding the right dentist is a big deal and must be given all the consideration you would give to a long- term relationship. And if you’re lucky, you will only see that dentist ...
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How Your Smile Improves Your Job Prospects

While I was in a public relations class in college, over a decade ago, we talked about the topic of appearances and how it affects the way people view each other. Our professor ...
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Handling your New Patient Dental Appointment like a Boss

Going on your first date with someone can be a bit nerve-wracking. You’re self-conscious about how you look, how you communicate and a host of other things. You also have to ...
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