Oral & Vision Health Blog

Tricks for Keeping Your Kids’ Teeth Cavity-Free

Halloween, Easter, Hanukah, The 4th of July - no matter the season there's always a holiday filled with sugary snacks around the corner. You don’t want to spoil the fun, but ...
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The Dentist Says You Need a Deep Cleaning…Why?

You've been meaning to get to the dentist.  You remember as a child you went every six months, no matter what. You've been busy lately and haven't had any problems with your ...
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6 Dental Hygiene Tips for You and Your Kids!

Having good dental hygiene is more than just going to the dentist. It's an everyday practice! A daily dental routine will help you and your family keep your teeth white, your ...
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Your Dentist Recommends Gum Grafting -- What to Expect.

When I was younger, I wasn't so gentle when brushing my teeth. I thought I was being thorough. But in reality, I was pushing my gums up and away from my teeth. For years, I’ve ...
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Gum Disease: How It Can Harm Your Health

You've probably heard about gum disease and how if it goes unchecked, it will eventually lead to tooth loss. But, that's not the only problem ... 
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Dental Crowns and How to Decide Which Is Right for You

Going to the dentist can be a bit overwhelming. Drill sounds, unfamiliar instruments, and a lot of procedures -- oh my! We hear a lot of words we know but with new contexts ...
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Know the Signs of Glaucoma

Ignoring the signs of glaucoma is easy. After all, we tend to think it won’t ever happen to us. But if it does, it sneaks up so gradually that many of us don't realize that we ...
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How Does Chewing Tobacco Harm the Mouth?

Think you’re doing your body a favor by putting down the cigarettes and chewing your tobacco instead? Guess again. Chewing tobacco can be just as dangerous to your health as ...
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So Many Toothpaste Choices—What are the Differences?

With so many toothpaste choices, what are the differences between each one? Let’s explore the elements of each type.
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Holiday No-Nos: Keep your Teeth Healthy this Season

You want to spend the holidays with your family—not at the dentist. Right?  There are steps you can take to make sure you remain at home during the holidays and not in the ...
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