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Having an allergy to nickel can be tough! Nickel seems to be everywhere! The good news is, if you’re looking for nickel-free braces, there are multiple options to choose from. They each have their own pros and cons, so it can be helpful to learn more about them before making a decision about which one…

Healthy Foods that are Safe for Braces

When you have braces, life can be a bit more complicated. Especially when trying to plan a healthy diet around the foods you’ve been told to avoid because of your braces. The good news is, there are many healthy foods that are safe for braces. Get ready to refresh your menu with these delicious options….

How to Brush Your Teeth More Effectively

Brushing your teeth may be the most important part of your dental care regimen. Dentists typically recommend you brush your teeth after each meal or three times a day. That’s a lot of time spent brushing your teeth so it’s important to know the best way to go about it! Here’s how to brush your…

Is Invisalign for You?

If you’re thinking about straightening your smile, you’ve probably discovered that there are several options available. Which orthodontic treatment option is right for you? Are braces best? Or is Invisalign for you? Let’s dig into the advantages and disadvantages of invisalign aligners to help you determine if invisalign is the best option for your needs….

Visiting the Dentist with Braces

You may have wondered, if you’re seeing an orthodontist, do you still need to see your regular dentist? It’s important to visit the dentist routinely, especially when you have braces. Here are 4 things to know while visiting the dentist with braces so that you can be prepared for what it’s like to see a…

How to Look Your Best in Braces

Getting braces is a huge step and the beginning of monumental change for many children, teens and adults. It’s an exciting time, but it can also feel like a scary time. All of a sudden, your smile looks different! But different doesn’t mean bad. Different can mean incredibly stylish. Your smile is important for spreading…

What is Bruxism

If you sometimes catch yourself clenching your jaw or grinding your teeth when you’re feeling anxious or lost in concentration, or if you wake up with headaches or discomfort in your jaw, you may be experiencing a condition called bruxism. Bruxism is the excessive clenching of the jaw or grinding of teeth and it can…

Have you or your child recently started playing a contact sport? If so, you may be wondering if you should invest in a sports guard or mouth protector. Sports guards fit over your teeth and are made of flexible plastic to help provide cushion and shock absorption. Wearing a sports guard is recommended to protect…

It can be difficult to remember to brush after every meal and floss every night, yet the reasons to take good care of our teeth are countless. Poor dental hygiene can lead to many problems that can be costly to treat like cavities, gum disease and discolored teeth. A healthy mouth also means a healthy…

Dental health is important. Many may associate cavities with poor dental health, and although cavities are a common concern, another concern that almost half of adults over 30 will experience is gum disease. The risks increase from there, with older adults reaching as much as a 70% rate of gum disease. Thankfully this curable preventable…

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