Is My Smile Aging, Too?

Is My Smile Aging, Too?

My godmother was thrilled when she chipped her front teeth. After the initial shock of having tripped on cracked pavement in a restaurant parking lot, she said, “Now I can have my smile back!” I didn’t understand what she meant until she explained while sitting in my...
From Parents To Infants: Cavities Are Contagious

From Parents To Infants: Cavities Are Contagious

As a parent, have you ever shared a spoon with your child, or kissed them on the lips?  Better yet, have you cleaned the pacifier with your own mouth before returning it to your child?  Human behaviors play a major role in the prevention of the most common oral...
What Does Your Mouth Say About Your Overall Health

What Does Your Mouth Say About Your Overall Health

Recently I have worked with many women, in all walks of life in a variety of ages, all complaining of hypersensitive and swollen gums. Though they all come in regularly for their 6-month dental checkups and cleaning, it made me take notice and try to discover what the...