Let’s make toothbrushing fun!

Getting your kids to brush their teeth is all about what we teach them and the example we set.  Children model our behavior. When I am talking to moms about the challenges that they face getting their kid to brush their teeth, I hear…. “I don’t have time!” “It’s a...

Why Does My Breath Smell?

I get asked this question a lot as a dental hygienist! There are many reasons you may have stinky breath. Poor Oral Hygiene (You are not brushing properly along the gums) Dry Mouth Tonsil stones You ate something smelly The food you are eating is not agreeing with...

Preparing for your baby!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhMnU7JgzPg&feature=em-uploademail Preparing for your baby Having a baby is an exciting time in your life! Ready or not, there is so much to consider when starting a family, you want to do everything possible to give your little...

Do You Know Your Numbers?

  If you don't know what this means keep reading Know your numbers Dental professionals use an instrument called a "periodontal probe" is used to take depth measurements, usually 6 measurements per tooth. Three on the outside and three on the inside. If you...

BURST Sonic Toothbrush

  Every day we have to look at each others mouths as we talk about our relationships, how our awful job is, our dog our kids and maybe our relationships some more. So, it’s fantastic that you too want to make sure this experience is as pleasant as possible, by...

Do You Clean Your Skeleton?

  It’s  Halloween so it’s the perfect time to talk skeletons! Did you know the only part of your skeleton you clean are your teeth? Do you clean your skeleton?     I mean your teeth? Why do you brush your teeth?  You do brush your teeth, right? What I want to...