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4 12, 2016

Six Tips for Cavity-Free Holidays

By | 2017-05-28T22:50:00+00:00 December 4th, 2016|Dental Education|0 Comments

The holidays are filled with family, friends, fun and food.  Much of that food is sticky, sugary, and sweet, which can cause cavities.  I have listed six tips to enjoy the holidays and reduce your risk of cavities. Timing matters When we eat carbohydrates, bacteria in our mouth use these carbs and produce acids.  These [...]

19 07, 2012

Benefits of Baking Soda for Teeth

By | 2017-05-28T22:50:16+00:00 July 19th, 2012|Dental Education|0 Comments

Benefits of Baking Soda for Teeth Cavities, or dental decay, is common among all cultures and nearly everyone is at risk of forming them.  Dental professionals spend their entire careers treating and trying to help their patients to prevent cavities from forming. Carbohydrates in our food are broken down by bacteria in our mouth when [...]

10 07, 2012

Preventing and Understanding Tooth Decay

By | 2017-05-28T22:50:16+00:00 July 10th, 2012|Dental Education|0 Comments

I have a great job--I get to meet lots of people.  They come from all walks of life:  age, gender, ethnicity, language, employment, disabilities and other differences make meeting people exciting and enjoyable. Regardless of their differences, most people have suffered or currently suffer from dental decay, or cavities.  I am certain that 100% of [...]