5 dental tips for swimmers

Swimming and your teeth

How does pool water affect your teeth? And why you should tell your dentist before you go scuba diving.

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Should you make your own toothpaste?

What's the deal with homemade toothpaste?

Find out what's behind this trend

Who has worse teeth: Brits or Americans?

Which population has worse teeth?

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6 tips for a healthy BBQ

Enjoy summer barbecues without tooth decay.

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Watermelon, feta and mint salad

This refreshing salad will quench your thirst with a burst of flavor.

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When kids grind their teeth

Here's how to find out whether your kids have nighttime bruxism, a common condition that can damage children's teeth.

Understand bruxism

Back to basics

What's the difference between a deductible and coinsurance?

Get the 101 on dental coverage

Are you ready for a dental emergency?

Prepare for the unexpected with a dental emergency kit.

Add these items to your kit

To drink or not to drink

The garden hose: a good source of water on a hot day?

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Your summer smile list

Get active this summer with these fun ideas.

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The truth about toothpicks

Handy tools to clean your teeth? Think again. Toothpicks can actually do more harm than good.

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