Yearly Archives: 2018

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Healthy Resolutions for a Brighter Smile in 2019

Are New Year’s resolutionsa waste of time or a great idea? Well, if you’re one of the eight percent of people who actually follow through annually on their New Year’s resolutions, then it’s a great idea. For the rest of you…well, maybe not so much. But part of the problem with New Year’s resolutions failing […]

By |December 29th, 2018|Oral Health|Comments Off on Healthy Resolutions for a Brighter Smile in 2019

Hints to Fresh Breath for Holiday Parties

The holiday season is stressful enough without having to worry about bad breath at the inevitable holiday parties and family get-togethers that feature rich foods and seasonal beverages. But you can reduce the odds of being burdened with holiday halitosis by following these tips.

Brush Your Teeth – And Your Tongue

For most people, it’s second nature […]

By |December 11th, 2018|Oral Health, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hints to Fresh Breath for Holiday Parties

9 Stocking Stuffers To Brighten Smiles This Christmas

Candy canes and chocolate are usual “go-to” items for stuffing Christmas stockings. This year, why not add some mouth-friendly items that will enhance your child or partner’s oral health and help brighten their smile?

We have nine ideas for you this Christmas that are sure to light up the faces of the recipients.

Chewing Gum With Xylitol: Putting […]

By |December 4th, 2018|Child Dental Care, Oral Health|Comments Off on 9 Stocking Stuffers To Brighten Smiles This Christmas

Tips to Keeping Your Smile Bright For a Lifetime

Keep your family’s gums and teeth healthy for a lifetime by following these 10 tips for good oral health. You’ll help them keep their smiles bright, avoid toothaches and cavities, and even improve their overall health.

Good oral hygiene can be maintained by spending a few minutes each day on flossing and brushing, along with making […]

By |November 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tips to Keeping Your Smile Bright For a Lifetime

Tips to Prepare Your Child for Their First Dental Visit

It’s important to schedule your child’s first dental visit before their first birthday. At that point, children’s baby teeth are starting to appear and are susceptible to decay and cavities. Although their baby teeth are not permanent, decay in baby teeth can lead to an increase in the risk of decay to their permanent teeth […]

By |November 20th, 2018|Child Dental Care|Comments Off on Tips to Prepare Your Child for Their First Dental Visit

Give Your Teeth A Healthy Thanksgiving This Year

If you’re looking for ways to make this year’s Thanksgiving meal a little healthier for your oral health, then we have seven tips to help you keep everyone’s teeth and gums happy this year.

Slow Down on the Sugar

If you love sweets, then Thanksgiving is often a sugared-filled delight for you. Marshmallow-topped sweet potatoes, cranberry relish, […]

By |November 15th, 2018|Oral Health|Comments Off on Give Your Teeth A Healthy Thanksgiving This Year

Dr. Michael Prueher Believes in Honest and Compassionate Dental Care

For more than 25 years, Dr. Michael Prueher has been patiently listening to his patients at Dental South, working to be sure he understands their oral health care needs so he can formulate the best treatment plan for their care.

“You have to listen to your patients if you are going to deliver the best care […]

By |November 7th, 2018|Oral Health|Comments Off on Dr. Michael Prueher Believes in Honest and Compassionate Dental Care

8 Options for A Great Grin

If you feel like your pearly whites need some help to enhance your smile, then you have an array of options to choose from at Dental South. These range from changing the shape of your teeth to closing gaps in your smile; from making them whiter to removing plaque and taking care of cavities.

Here are […]

By |October 30th, 2018|Oral Health|Comments Off on 8 Options for A Great Grin

Alternatives to a Candy-Filled Halloween

Every year about this time, when spooky ads abound and grocery aisles are fully stocked with individual-sized candy, you might be pondering whether you should stock up on the sugar-laden treats for the neighborhood kids or should you look for healthier alternatives that won’t negatively impact oral health and won’t evoke a look of disgust […]

By |October 23rd, 2018|Child Dental Care, Oral Health|Comments Off on Alternatives to a Candy-Filled Halloween

What You Need to Know About Bruxism

If you are one of those folks who regularly grind your teeth, then your condition is called bruxism. It can lead to damage to your teeth and other oral health issues.

So why do people grind their teeth? Generally, teeth grinding or clenching is from stress or anxiety and it usually occurs at night when you’re […]

By |October 16th, 2018|Oral Health|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Bruxism
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