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Are toothpaste alternatives a good option?
Fluoride toothpaste often comes in a paste, while some alternatives come in different forms and formulations.
Kick your sugar intake and start your day with energy — this healthy sweet potato hash recipe is full of smile-friendly vitamins and nutrients.
Brushing your teeth is important for maintaining your oral health, but did you know this habit can contribute to a healthier heart and lungs?
Have you ever looked in your mouth and seen odd white spots on the back of your throat? It’s possible you’ve been dealing with tonsil stones!
Here are 10 great ways to enjoy spring both inside and outdoors.
From flossing with your hair to closing gaps in your smile with rubber bands, these 5 fads may seem like harmless ideas, but they can hurt!
Just 10% of U.S. adults eat the recommended number of vegetables each day. To help boost their intake, some people have started using greens powders.
There’s one easy reason we crave sugar: sweet foods taste good. But our body is also programmed to like sugar.
A new job can require a change in your dental benefits, but it doesn’t have to be a challenge. This guide can help you make the best choice for you.
Choose the best bread for your mouth
All carbohydrates are not created equal — which is why some breads are better for your oral health than others.
With a rainbow of colors to choose from, you’re sure to find braces bands that suit your style and personality. Use this guide to help you decide.
Cocktail fizzers and bombs are a newer drink trend. They’re used to add flavor to a drink, but are they bad for your oral health?
You don’t have to give up snacks to stay healthy this summer. A veggie platter full of healthy snacks can help you eat a more balanced diet.
Summer is a fun (and sometimes hectic) time of the year. Here are 10 ways you can stay smiling.
This crisp, flavorful and healthy side dish is the perfect highlight to any barbecue or summer gathering.
Your dentist and dental hygienist work together to protect your smile. Learn the difference between the two experts who take care of your teeth.
Have you even been unable to stop yourself from eating soap, ice, or other things that aren’t food? You might have pica.
Some use probiotic supplements because they hope “good bacteria” will improve their health.
Are you at risk?
Some people are at higher risk for oral health issues due to their race, age or income, but there are ways our society can combat these risks.
Everyone knows they should brush their teeth, but there isn’t a common opinion on cleaning your tongue. Should it be a part of your daily oral health
Looking at world records is always fascinating, but some records can create unintended health risks. Here are some wild world records related to oral
Maintaining their oral health can be difficult for people who don’t have easy access to care, but mobile dentistry can help them get the care they nee
These easy-to-throw-together stuffed peppers make the most of your leftover turkey by creating a whole new meal.
Halloween is great, but you may experience health risks you’re not expecting. Here’s how to say “boo” to danger while you celebrate.
Getting older comes with its challenges. When it comes to oral health, some easy habits can help mitigate more severe risks, like weakened teeth and d
Fall is a fun — and sometimes hectic — time of the year. Here are 10 ways to stay smiling this season.
New fitness trends pop up often, and it’s easy to see why. Who doesn’t want a lifehack for better health? But not all trends are based in truth.
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