Periodontal Disease and Pregnancy

Blog post by Jada Gemaehlich, RDH Many people have heard of pregnancy gingivitis, inflammation of the gum tissues during pregnancy, but not everyone is familiar with periodontal disease and the affects it can have on our bodies and our baby(s) during pregnancy. As I was expecting my first child I, just like every other mom,

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Why Sunglasses?

Blog post by Holly Hoopes Sunglasses are important in many aspects. Looking fashionable is an added bonus to the preventative measures the right pair of sunglasses can offer. When choosing a pair of sunglasses begin by looking for sunglasses with 100% UVA and UVB protection. Although UVA rays have the least amount of energy they still can cause skin cells to age and may be the source of long-term skin issues. UVB rays have more energy causing

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Electric or standard toothbrush

Blog post by Janell Hynes There are so many options out there for both manual and electric toothbrushes. Choosing the best product can be overwhelming. Let’s talk about the basics. Whether it’s electric or manual, general criteria for successful brushing is very similar. The most important part of brushing your teeth is using proper technique and

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