3 Ways Coconut Oil Can Improve Your Oral Health

If you haven’t already explored the wonders of coconut oil, we’re excited to introduce you to the variety of health benefits it can provide to your overall oral health. By swishing a spoonful of coconut oil in your mouth every day for 15 minutes, also known as “oil...
Which Type of Filling is Best for YOU?

Which Type of Filling is Best for YOU?

Has your dentist recently told you that you have a cavity that needs to be filled? Or maybe you have an old filling that needs to be replaced? You and your dentist have choices for what to fill into your tooth. The two most common choices are composite and amalgam...
Are You at Risk for Oral Cancer?

Are You at Risk for Oral Cancer?

Each year, oral cancers affect 40,000 to 50,000 Americans, according to the American Cancer Society.  About 9,000 deaths annually occur due to oral cancers. In most dental practices, an oral cancer screening in included in each dental examination. How can you know if...
How Important is Flossing?

How Important is Flossing?

In  August, the Associated Press published an article stating that flossing is no longer recommended by the Federal Government for Americans. If you missed the original article, read it here. While we were all grateful for the brief reprieve from political reporting,...