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Try These Healthy Alternatives to Halloween Treats!

Try These Healthy Alternatives to Halloween Treats!

As children begin choosing costumes for trick-or-treating, parents start gathering bags of Halloween treats, ensuring they have an ample supply to hand out to neighborhood kids. In most cases, parents will default to standard bags of candy, figuring that classic sweets are the best option.

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Help Your Dallas Teen Stay on Top of Their Dental Care

Help Your Dallas Teen Stay on Top of Their Dental Care

As your child becomes a teenager, you often give them a bit of freedom in regards to managing their personal care habits. However, a surprising number of teens fall short when it comes to handling their oral health needs, treating activities like brushing and flossing as a nuisance instead of part of a self-care routine.

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September is Fruit and Veggies – More Matters Month

September is Fruit and Veggies – More Matters Month

Did you know that over 90 percent of adults and children do not consume enough fruits and vegetables to meet dietary guidelines? It’s true.

To help bring attention to the issue, September has been declared Fruits and Veggies – More Matters month, an event designed to celebrate a variety of plant foods that are delicious, easy to prepare, and great for maintaining your health.

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Dealing with Sensitive Teeth

Dealing with Sensitive Teeth

Tooth sensitivity is a common issue, affecting approximately 57 percent of all dental patients. But, the pain and discomfort of sensitive teeth isn’t something you have to tolerate.

Many people can find relief from tooth sensitivity with the proper treatment. If you are suffering from pain or discomfort, here’s what you need to know.

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How to Get Your Stubborn Husband to Go to the Dentist

How to Get Your Stubborn Husband to Go to the Dentist

Based on a recent CDC survey, 39.5 percent of men aged 18 to 64 likely didn’t go to the dentist in 2015 (the most recent data available). In general, women tend to be more diligent about going to the dentist, and many wives quickly become frustrated if their husbands skip their appointments.

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Hey Dallas, March is National Nutrition Month!

Hey Dallas, March is National Nutrition Month!

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has declared March to by National Nutrition Month. This makes it a great time to focus on how your eating habits affect your health and overall well-being, and why making smart choices is so important.

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4 Trick-or-Treating Tips

4 Trick-or-Treating Tips

Halloween is an exciting time of year for children, families, and even adults who enjoy dressing up for the annual festivities, like trick-or-treating. While most of the emphasis is on candy and costumes, it’s also important to take a moment to focus on safety.

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month!

October is National Dental Hygiene Month!

October is National Dental Hygiene Month, so we, as your Dallas area dentists, want to take a moment to go over the four activities you should do every day to keep your teeth, gums, and mouth healthy.

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World Heart Day – At the Heart of Health

World Heart Day – At the Heart of Health

World Heart Day is a special event where we all come together to focus on what it takes to maintain a healthy heart and a strong cardiovascular system. While many people think this is only something that their doctor can help with, your Dallas dentist also plays a large role in the health of your heart.

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Conquering Gum Disease – 4 Easy Steps to a Healthy Mouth

Conquering Gum Disease – 4 Easy Steps to a Healthy Mouth

If you have gum disease, also referred to as gingivitis or periodontal disease, you are not alone. According the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), almost half of Americans 30 years-old or older have gum disease. If you are over 65, your risk for gum disease is even higher, over 70%. At the same time, symptoms of gum disease should not be ignored. Early diagnosis and treatment are important to your overall health.

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