Did you know that your choice in toothpaste is one of the most important health decisions you can make? It’s true! In fact, the American Dental Association (ADA) recently confirmed what our practice has said for years…fluoride toothpaste prevents cavities! The cavity-fighting properties of fluoride hopefully isn’t news to you. While the mechanical action of … Continue reading Will Fluoride Toothpaste Prevent Cavities?
In a perfect world, our Bedford dental practice wouldn’t have a lot to do. Our typical patients would take excellent care of their teeth, floss every day, and eat healthy. But what exactly is “typical,” and how close is that to what’s ideal? Hold onto your hats, because these dental stats just might blow you … Continue reading Shocking Dental Stats and How to Avoid Becoming One
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM), a month long national observance where dental professionals aim to increase awareness and promote good oral hygiene in children. Children rely on parents, teachers, relatives and other caregivers to educate and train them in the habits that will bring good health throughout their lives. Sometimes we can … Continue reading February is National Children’s Dental Health Month