Oral & Vision Health Blog

Tongue Scraping: 4 Reasons to Do It

Tongue scraping may sound like an odd concept. But, it really works!
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Know the Different Types of Dental Fillings Available to You

There are three main types of dental fillings available to people who require them: gold, silver amalgam and composite. Each of these different options has its own unique set of ...
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Can Your Toothbrush Make You Sick?

What You Need to Know to Stay Healthy It's no surprise that toothbrushes carry germs on them since they are used in your mouth, which is home to any sickness or virus that you ...
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How Vegetarians Can Ensure Good Oral Health

Although in many ways vegetarians follow a very healthy diet, you may be surprised that those who eat plant-based diets may have poorer dental health. Nutrients that are essential ...
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Vision during Pregnancy: What to Look for

Pregnancy is a time when mothers-to-be experience excitement almost moment to moment. It’s also a time of many changes.
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How to Get your Thumb Sucker to Stop

It’s super cute when your infant finds his or her thumb and starts sucking. You know it’s a natural thing and it is soothing. But what if baby continues sucking into the toddler ...
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Oral Piercings: Cool or Not Cool for your Oral Health?

Adding embellishments on your body by getting tattooed and pierced can be super cool and fulfilling. Both are forms of self-expression and seemingly harmless—or are they? The ...
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Diabetes and Vision: Can Diabetes Affect Your Eyesight?

Is your vision blurry? Have you been seeing doubles lately? Just one more question: do you have diabetes? The fact is, diabetes and vision are connected.  In fact, according to ...
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Tips on Fighting Fido’s Bad Breath: Dental Treats for your Dog

Dog lovers rejoice: when Fido, Spot or Fluffy are happy to see you, you can get close enough for licking without getting knocked back by your pet’s breath and, at the same time, ...
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The Pros and Cons of Dental Veneers

You’re considering enhancing your smile with dental veneers. Perhaps you feel self-conscious because your teeth are discolored, worn down, or chipped or broken. Or maybe they’re ...
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