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  • Dental Care Principles Apply to Everyone at Every Age

    November 17, 2015

    Dental care and dental health should be important for everyone at every age. We should never stop caring for our teeth regardless of our age. For the very young, it is so important to bring your child to the dentist as soon as they have visible teeth. We want to ensure the child has no […]

  • What is Holistic Dental Care?

    May 13, 2015

    Holistic dental care is the philosophy and approach to dentistry that promotes oral health and wellness instead of just the treatment of oral disease. A holistic dental practice can become the first line of defense for preventative medicine. This is because a holistic dental practice sees the patient before they are obviously ill, periodontal diagnosis […]

  • How Flossing Improves Quality of Life

    April 22, 2015

    We all hear that we should floss on a regular basis. But for most of us, it feels like the cost-benefit analysis is a bit off. The cost is “a couple of minutes of my time every day,” and the benefit seems to be “some distant risk of dental problems gets a little further away.” […]

  • How to Improve Your Children’s Dental Health after Halloween

    November 4, 2014

    Halloween is a day children look forward to almost as much as Christmas. But for parents, the challenge of keeping their kids healthy in the aftermath of a holiday in which they collect (on average) over 100 pieces of candy can be challenging to say the least. On the surface, Halloween is a health-conscious parent’s […]

  • Why Your Dentist Wants You to Post a Selfie

    July 2, 2014

      When I was growing up “selfie” wasn’t even a word, but now not a day goes by where we don’t hear that dreaded word. Perhaps, it’s a word that your dentist wants to hear in hopes that you are displaying their latest work, be it veneers, the product of orthodontia, or teeth whitening. Haven’t […]

  • How to Get Free Dental Care

    March 24, 2014

    A request we very commonly get via email is “how to get free dental care.” Our service recommend dental providers, but we don’t recommend free dental providers. We understand that not everyone can afford dental insurance or quality dental care. For that reason, we created a blog series a few years ago on how to […]

  • The Best Way to Treat Oral Thrush

    April 1, 2013

    Disclaimer: This post is not intended to be medical advice. Always consult your doctor or dentist if you have a medical concern. This blog post is not intended to diagnose or offer treatment for any illness or condition, including the subject matter. Oral thrush is a kind of yeast infection in the mouth that develops […]

  • Can a Dentist Treat Sleep Apnea?

    August 30, 2011

    Sleep apnea (or obstructive sleep apnea – OSA) is a condition where a person stops breathing while they are sleeping. It affects nearly 20 million Americans, most of whom are never diagnosed with the condition. The problem is that sleep apnea can lead to a multitude of health conditions, including sudden cardiac arrest.  In fact, […]

  • FamilyDentalGuide.com Sponsors a Review of The Tourist

    December 11, 2010

    So we had the opportunity to sponsor a movie review for the upcoming Johnny Depp & Angeline Jolie movie, The Tourist. If you are interested in the movie, check out the review below from The Worlds Toughest Movie Critic, Vaughn Fry. And of course, you will see FamilyDentalGuide.com features in the intro 🙂 Enjoy!

  • Spinbrush Giveaway from FamilyDentalGuide.com

    December 1, 2010

    Have you tried the new Spinbrush (electric toothbrush)  from Arm & Hammer? My wife is a huge fan so I decided to give one away in our first of many FamilyDentalGuide.com giveaway contests.  The good news is that everyone is a winner because you can register to get a $2.00 off coupon right from the […]