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Don’t Let the Dentist Break the Bank

According to Consumer Reports, more Americans have dental coverage than they did 20 years ago. Read our blog post to learn how we work with you, insurance companies and credit programs to help make dental procedures more affordable.

Why I Feel Guilty When My Kids Have Cavities

Note from Smiles Dental: This post was written by guest blogger and Smiles Dental mom, Monique Tindall. She hopes that by sharing her personal dental stories, other parents will understand the importance of dental health for their kids. Her articles take a look at the humorous side of teeth-brushing and dentist visits. Thanks for reading! … Continued

Healthy Snacks That Make Kids (and Moms) Smile

Note from Smiles Dental: This post is written by guest blogger and Smiles Dental mom, Monique Tindall. She hopes that by sharing her personal dental stories, other parents understand the importance of dental health for their kids. Her articles take a look at the humorous side of teeth brushing and dentist visits. Thanks for reading! … Continued

Choose Your Sweets, Carefully

With just a day or so until Halloween, there‚Äôs a mad dash to complete last-minute tasks, finish the costumes, and of course, buy the candy for trick-or-treaters on sale. Halloween is a fun time for little ghosts and ghouls, but the effects of this holiday on your dental health can be terrifying. Finding To Tooth-Friendly … Continued

CHOCOLATE MORE EFFECTIVE THAN FLUORIDE?

Some studies from Japan, England, and the U.S. support the fact that chocolate is effective at fighting cavities, plaque, and tooth decay. Some studies even show cocoa to be more effective than fluoride! Compounds in the cocoa bean husk appear to have an anti-bacterial effect, reduce sensitivity and also fight against plaque. Fluoride Toothpaste The … Continued

HALLOWEEN SMILE SAVERS

Halloween is almost here, which means it is time to get the children ready for trick-or-treating. If you have young children, they are probably getting excited about the Halloween fun. Candy Can Be Unhealthy for Your Teeth Although Halloween is all about dressing up, having fun, and eating candy, it can be harsh on your … Continued

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