Posts Tagged ‘healthy teeth’

Is Summer BBQ Food Bad for Your Teeth?

Friday, May 26th, 2017
A beautiful smile

Summer foods are delicious, but which ones are bad for your smile?

Memorial Day weekend is here and it means a couple things—hitting the pool or the

beach to enjoy the warm weather, spending time with family and friends, and
enjoying plate after plate of delicious summer BBQ food. If you love summer BBQ
food but hate long appointments in the dentist’s chair, it can be difficult to know
which sides to stay away from. So, here is the definitive answer to the age old
question, is summer BBQ food bad for your teeth?

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Healthy Fruits and Veggies for Your Best Smile

Friday, May 12th, 2017
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When summer rolls around, healthy snacks can equal a healthy smile.

As you probably know, the state of your nutrition can have a dramatic influence on the state of your oral health. Sweet treats, although delicious, can eat away at the enamel of your teeth and lead to a buildup of plaque, causing cavities and gum disease. Healthy foods like fruits and vegetables, on the other hand, can strengthen the enamel and protect your teeth from decay and disease. Below are some healthy fruits and veggies for your best smile. (more…)

How to Keep Your Teeth Sparkling this Summer

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
Dentist with Child

Good oral hygiene should be practiced all year, but here are a few tips for those summer months!

As we discussed last week, sweet treats during the summer can have damaging affects on your teeth. While it’s easy to overindulge during summer and it is tempting to let good oral health fall by the wayside, it’s actually the most important time to be diligent about oral health. Keep reading for some tips and tricks for you and your kids to practice good dental hygiene this summer. (more…)

Soda Alternatives for Your Teeth

Monday, June 27th, 2016
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Prevent cavities by finding a teeth friendly alternative to soda.

Soda is one of the biggest enemies of dental health. Replacing soda with a healthier option can help you avoid future dental disasters. But we know what you’re thinking. Water is boring! Here are a few healthy soda alternatives that can still help you satisfy your craving while maintaining a beautiful smile. (more…)