3 Reasons to Pack Your Electric Toothbrush

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Electric toothbrushes are awesome, but are they necessary when you travel? We like to pack ours for multiple reasons! Continue reading for 3 reasons to pack your electric toothbrush when you travel for the holidays. 1. Better Brushing If you’re looking for reasons to pack your electric toothbrush, you can start by observing the results! People have studied the use …

How to Brush Your Teeth Better

How to Brush Your Teeth Better

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If you care about your dental health, we know you try hard to brush your teeth diligently. But have you talked with your dentist about your brushing technique and tools? Using the correct brushing technique and tools is important because it can make the difference between effective and ineffective brushing. Let’s talk about how to brush your teeth better to …

Popular New Electric Toothbrush Features

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Shopping for a new toothbrush? Ready to make the switch to an electric toothbrush? Let’s talk about some popular new electric toothbrush features that can take your oral hygiene to the next level. Timers Dentists recommend brushing your teeth after each meal, or 3 times daily, and for 2 minutes each session. It can be easy to want to rush …

5 Healthy Snack Ideas

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You may have been encouraged not to snack because of how it can negatively impact your overall health. Snacks can be sneaky with how they affect your health, so it’s important to be mindful. But healthy snacking can actually have a positive impact on your body. Here are 5 healthy snack ideas that support good dental health. 1. Fruits Fruit, …

Choosing a Toothbrush

Choosing a Toothbrush

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Brushing your teeth regularly is one of the most important things you can do for your teeth, but the condition of your toothbrush is also important because it can have an impact on how effective your brushing is. Dentists recommend replacing your toothbrush every 3 months or as soon as the bristles show signs of wear and tear such as …

Should You Use Mouthwash?

Should You Use Mouthwash?

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When taking good care of your teeth is a priority, you want to do everything you can to ensure that your teeth stay healthy, strong and bright. Is brushing and flossing your teeth enough or should you use mouthwash too? Here’s why mouthwash can be a great addition to your oral hygiene regimen and what to look for when choosing …