Monthly Archives: June 2013

Tips to Prevent Firework-Related Eye Injuries

The smell of the grill, the summer sun, and the excitement of a firework display. The Fourth of July holiday is a time for family, friends and celebration of America’s history. Like any celebration, safety should be priority. According to … Continue reading

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Amber Teething Necklaces – What’s all the Buzz About?

Irritability, excessive drooling, chewing, rosy cheeks, diaper rash, restlessness, fever. The effects of teething are miserable for a baby – as well as mom and dad. There are many tried and true ways to relieve symptoms including frozen toys, teething … Continue reading

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Effects of Sugar and Artificial Sweeteners on your Teeth

This should come as no surprise – sugar is bad for your teeth. It was probably one of the first lessons you learned about health as a child. You remember, the big bad plague monster that could be defeated only … Continue reading

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5 Questions to Ask Your Dentist

Many of us think of things all year long that we’d like to ask our various doctors. Then when it comes time for our appointment, we suddenly draw a blank.   Today we’re sharing five questions that we should all … Continue reading

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June is Cataract Awareness Month

Cataracts are the most common cause of vision loss in people over age 40, and are the principal cause of blindness in the world. According to Prevent Blindness America, there are more cases of cataracts worldwide than there are of … Continue reading

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