Is Sugar Bad For My Teeth?

Sugar, so tasty, sweet, and satisfying, but have you ever wondered, “Is sugar bad for my teeth?” The short answer is yes. Sugar is fuel for bad bacteria and may lower the Ph in your mouth leading to tooth decay. Bad Bacteria in Your Mouth Bad bacteria found inside your mouth include; Streptococcus mutans and […]

Eating for a Healthy Smile – Best Foods for Your Teeth

We have all heard that sticky sugary foods can have negative impacts on our teeth, but what about the foods that are good for your teeth? Best Foods for Your Teeth Cheese Studies have shown that eating cheese can raise the pH level in your mouth, therefore lowering the risk of tooth decay. Cheese also […]

Top 3 Best and The Worst Thanksgiving Foods for Your Teeth

Thanksgiving is approaching! While many of us worry about our waistline during this time of year, we encourage you to think about your teeth as well! Many of the common Thanksgiving foods and dishes can stick to the teeth and gums and lead to an increased risk of decay. Best Thanksgiving Foods for Your Teeth […]

Healthy Holiday Cooking Tips

You can almost smell the aroma of warm apple pie and chocolate chip cookies wafting through the air. Thanksgiving is a wonderful opportunity to spend quality time with your family. What better way to bring the family together than a big meal and great conversation? With all of the tasty morsels on the horizon, we’ve […]

Halloween Candy and the Effects on Your Children’s Teeth

Halloween is quickly approaching and you may have already noticed candy is everywhere! So, let’s take a moment to talk about Halloween candy and the effects on your children’s teeth…we all know that sugary sweets have negative effects on our smiles. These sugary sticky candies can lead to an increased risk of caries (cavities) especially […]