Are Christmas Cookies Bad for Your Teeth?

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From gingerbread men to cut-out sugar cookies, baking traditions are a great way to make memories! It’s hard to think of the holidays without them! But are Christmas cookies bad for your teeth? Read on to learn more. Sugar and Your Teeth You might have heard that too much sugar can be bad for your teeth. Why is that? Let’s …

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, …

5 Symptoms of Gum Disease

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Did you know that it’s just as important to take good care of your gums as it is to take good care of your teeth? Your teeth may be the focus of your dental care routine because they are the first thing you notice when you smile, but your gums deserve lots of attention too. Here are 5 symptoms of …

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 …