Prevent Blindness America has declared December as Safe Toys and Gifts Awareness month to help ensure that all children are only given toys that are safe for them to enjoy. In recognition of the event, here is some information every parent needs this holiday season and all year long.More
Sleep apnea is a chronic breathing condition that requires long-term management. It decreases the amount of air a person takes in while they sleep, leading to multiple uncomfortable and potentially dangerous side effects.More
If your wisdom teeth are impacted, it can create painful side effects and potentially damage nearby teeth and the structure of the jaw. But not everyone knows their teeth are impacted even when they are experiencing uncomfortable symptoms. To help you spot the condition early, here’s what you need to know about impacted wisdom teeth.More
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.More
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.More
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.More
Now that the school year is in full swing, many parents want to make sure their children have access to healthy foods for lunch. But, getting your kids to eat healthily isn’t always easy, which is why it’s important for their meal to be fun too. Additionally, you want them to be easy to pack and carry so that bringing a lunch to school isn’t a burden for your child.More
Receiving proper dental care is critical for your child’s oral health. Most parents focus on the basics, making sure their kids brush and floss correctly and bringing them in to see the dentist for cleanings and exams every six months. However, some children’s teeth need extra attention, and the most common form is orthodontic treatment.
But, when is the right time to have your child screened for these specific needs? The answer may surprise you.More
It’s that time of year again! Children are preparing to jump onto the school bus and head back to class.
Often, this is an exciting but stressful time for students and parents. To help make managing tasks associated with back-to-school activities easier, here are five great tips to get you started.More
Temporomandibular joint disorders, commonly referred to as TMJ, are a group of conditions that affect the jaw joint and surrounding muscles, and typically cause sufferers a noticeable amount of pain. It is estimated that more than 100 million Americans suffer from the condition, and TMJ problems are on the rise based on the high-stress levels people in the world today experience.More