A Dental Christmas Poem For This Holiday Season

‘Twas the night before Christmas, and down in the mouthThe tongue was ‘a stirring, the teeth heading South.Their owner was indulging in holiday treats,At all times of the day, eating sugary eats. So the sugar bugs ate all the candies and cookies,All the...

Affordable Dental Care For Seniors

“Getting old is not for sissies.”  One of the many challenges facing our growing senior population is how do we keep our teeth and gums healthy through our golden years?  When we retire and lose our health insurance, Medicare is there to pick up the slack...

Halloween Candy Anyone?

As a kid, Halloween was one of my favorite holidays- not quite as good as Christmas, but way better than Thanksgiving.  I still enjoy Halloween, but as a dentist I realize it can be hazardous to the health of our teeth.  Candy sales approach $2 billion every...

Happy Halloween, Unhappy Teeth!

Halloween is coming, and teeth are afraid!  But, it’s not too hard to enjoy all the fun without too much harm to our fangs.  Remember that tooth decay is one of the two most common diseases in the world.  And remember, too, that sugar (NOT poor brushing/flossing...

Brush your teeth to curb your appetite…

Just got a newsletter in the mail talking about how to slim your waist.   In it, they give some tips on how to curb your appetite between meals.  First, they recommend biting into a pickle or a lemon.  “Neither has any calories to speak of, and the sour taste...
 

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