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5 Reasons Why the 4th of July Makes Us Smile

4th of July Smiles

We’re all already well aware that summer is officially the smile season, right?

Now that doesn’t mean autumn isn’t awesome, spring doesn’t provoke a significant amount of smiles, or that winter smiles are watered down. Read More

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Why Is Summer a Good Time to See Your Dentist?

Summertime is Dental Checkup Time

It’s not like we should need a good time to see our dentist, but for most of us convenience is a key factor.

With everything else going on in life, sometimes scheduling – and/or keeping – that dentist appointment can prove challenging at best.

But summer is the smile season, and you shouldn’t neglect your smile just because there’s too much other stuff to do. Read More

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3 Reasons Why Straight Teeth Equals a Healthy Smile

Straight Teeth Are Healthier Teeth

Having straight teeth isn’t just for looks, having properly aligned teeth is a major factor in maintaining both optimal oral health – and overall health.

According to the American Dental Association, straightening your teeth can actually significantly affect your overall dental health.

Crooked Teeth Are Unhealthy Teeth

Lots of readers may have had braces when they were younger, but these days just as many adults are undergoing orthodontic care to bring their bite back into alignment and to straighten out their smiles.

There are several advantages dental patients receive by having their teeth shifted back into proper alignment with orthodontic or Invisalign treatment.

The purpose of orthodontic treatment is to create a healthy bite—straight teeth that properly meet opposing teeth in the opposite jaw.

A properly aligned bite makes it easier for you to bite, chew, and speak. Read More

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Smiling Is Good for Your Health

Smile…It’s Good For You

We’ve all heard that laughter is the best medicine, but just go ahead and try to laugh without smiling!

And we all know that when we feel good we tend to smile more, but did you know that the reverse may be true as well?

That is, just the simple act of smiling can be good for our health.

Even though smiles have been said to be incredibly contagious, cracking a smile is scientifically proven to be good for your overall health. Read More

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Does Your Dentist Talk Too Much?

See How to Deal with a Chatty Dentist

We’ve all been there…your dentist is what seems like shoulder deep in your mouth when they start asking questions.

So, how’s the family?
Have you been flossing daily?
How does my wristwatch feel on the back of your throat?
Yada, yada, yada…
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3 Reasons Why Your Dentist Loves the Month of April

What Is It About April that Dentists Love?

Don’t be mistaken, dentists love every day of every month of the year they get to fight off the cavity creeps for their trusting patients.

But they seem to favor a couple few months that really drive home the dental health awareness message.

Now that Spring is upon us here in the upper half of our planet, April gives dentists three more oral health topics to discuss with patients, team members, blog readers, & just about anyone who is willing to listen.  Read More

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