Eight Criteria for Selecting a Dental Office
Criteria for selecting a dental office include the dentist’s style, office location, appointment availability and reliability, financing and insurance consideration, and warranties.

10 Fun Alternatives to Halloween Candy
I know that my children will get tons of Halloween candy this year. They are already glowing with excitement. I have to admit that as a mother, I…

Photo Gallery of a Child’s Dentist Appointment
Photo (c) Tammy Davenport Many children are terrified of the dentist, but going to the dentist doesn’t have to be scary if you know what to expect. These dental photos will…

I’d Rather Quit Than Get a Root Canal
Want to avoid a root canal? The surprising link between smoking and root canals may be compelling motivation to throw away your cigarettes.

Avoid Tooth Erosion from Acid Reflux
Don’t over-indulge on Super Bowl Sunday and regret it later! Problems from acid reflux can lead to more serious complications with tooth erosion.

Pregnancy Gingivitis - What is Pregnancy Gingivitis?
Photo Courtesy of A.D.A.M. According to the American Academy of Periodontology, about 50% of women develop pregnancy gingivitis. Find out what pregnancy gingivitis is and what you can do to prevent…

Morinaga Milk Announces Research Results Of Lactoferrin On Peridontal Disease
Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd., in collaboration with the University of Niigata announced its joint research result of lactoferrin’s effect on periodontal disease. Lactoferrin, a protein derived from dairy products was found to suppress prevotella intermedia, bacteria found in periodontal disease. Lactoferrin is known for its immuonoregulatory activity and anti-bacterial effect. It is also found in the saliva. [click link for full article]