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  • Probiotics Can Help Strengthen the Immune System

    It's officially cold and flu season and that means it's time to start taking your vitamins... AND your probiotics! Before we explain why oral pro...
  • How To Avoid Oral Disease Progression

    Oral diseases don't just happen overnight! It's our daily habits and ongoing choices that affect the delicate balance of bacteria that reside in o...
  • How Your Diet Affects Your Teeth

    Did you know that your diet affects your teeth more than your oral hygiene routine does? This might surprise you but the food that you eat and...
  • What Is Xylitol and Why Is It Good For Oral Health?

    More than a mere sugar substitute, xylitol is a naturally occurring five-carbon sugar polyol that tastes as sweet as sugar but does not have th...
  • The Affects of Carbonated Beverages On Your Teeth

    Is the fizz of your favorite sparkling beverage putting you at risk for tooth decay and cavities? With carbonated beverage choices at an all time h...
  • The Oral Microbiome and Gut Microbiome Epithelial Connection

    Your gut and your mouth are connected by virtue of your human anatomy. Not only are they literally connected like two stops on the same bus line,...
  • Could Your Coffee Be Causing Your Cavities?

    Is your coffee causing your cavities? The answer is most likely, yes.Sipping on coffee with added sugar for an extended period of time increases...
  • Your Mouth's pH Level (A Balancing Act)

    Have you ever thought about what goes on in your mouth when you eat?  What if we told you that every time you eat there is a battle raging in your ...
  • Dental Probiotics: What Are They?

      A dental probiotic (also called an oral probiotic) is exactly what it sounds like, a probiotic for your teeth and mouth. But if you're still scr...
  • The Oral Microbiome (A Mix of Good and Bad Bacteria)

      Everyone is born with bacteria throughout their bodies, and we mean a LOT of bacteria. Estimates from a clinical study stated there are approxim...
  • Cavities: One Of The Most Common Chronic Diseases Of Childhood

      Cavities are one of the most COMMON CHRONIC DISEASES of childhood in the United States.  Although cavities are one of the most preventable disea...