Braces for Beginners: Questions Answered

While technology has changed many things in society, one thing that has stayed constant is the fact that many children get braces to help straighten their teeth. Today, 50-70 percent of children have braces, and adults are beginning to get braces too. No matter the age, teeth can always be straightened, and braces help do…

The Importance of Brushing

What happens when you skip brushing? It might not seem like a big deal if you fall asleep before brushing your teeth from time to time or if you sacrifice brushing your teeth in order to be on time for work in the morning. However, each time you don’t brush your teeth allows more plaque…

Why Most Toothpaste is Mint Flavor

Have you ever noticed anything while you were at the store shopping for toothpaste? Nearly every tube of toothpaste on the shelves is mint flavored. There are the traditional flavors such as peppermint, fresh mint, or spearmint. There are the new flavors such as Crest’s Mint Chocolate Trek, Vanilla Mint Spark, and Lime Spearmint Zest.…