Category Archives: oral health

Eye and Mouth Safety Tips for National Safety Month

We’re all about protecting your teeth and eyes! So as the Fourth of July approaches and we come to the end of National Safety Month, let’s talk about safety concerning your teeth and eyes. Although we may feel like we’re … Continue reading

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Improve Your Brushing Technique

When it comes to dental hygiene, brushing and flossing are some of the most important routines for your smile, yet they could possibly use a little improvement. Why You Need to Brush Twice a Day Brushing and flossing can remove … Continue reading

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Be Aware: Stress from the perspective of your oral and vision health

We talk about it, hear about it and complain about it. The phrase “I’m stressed out” has become so overused, we may even dismiss it. Despite the abundant information and worn out terms, the harm stress can cause is worthy … Continue reading

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7 Smile-Friendly Easter Treats for Your Kids

Easter holiday memories might be linked to candy, but these alternative Easter goodies could start new traditions. Here are some smile-friendly Easter gifts to fill the kids’ baskets with this year: Art supplies – Playing with chalk on the driveway … Continue reading

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Live Mouth Smart: How to Advocate World Oral Health Day 2017

Today, the FDI World Dental Federation wants to educate people on how to Live Mouth Smart. And no, “mouth smart” is not the same as a “smart mouth.” Live Mouth Smart is the theme for World Oral Health Day 2017. … Continue reading

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#ikickbutts — Stand Against the Harmful Effects of Smoking on Teeth and Eyes

Set cups in a schoolyard fence. Host an online training course. Chalk statistics onto a sidewalk. These are some of the activities suggested for National Kick Butts Day. The day seeks to empower youth to stand against tobacco use by … Continue reading

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From the Goodness of the Tooth: Could Your Mouth Put You at Risk for Heart Disease?

February could be called the month of the heart. Last week, because of Valentine’s Day, you may have seen heart-shaped balloons in your office, or received heart-shaped candy boxes from your special someone. Plus, February kicked off with Women’s Heart … Continue reading

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