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Best Dental Health Gifts for Everyone on Your List

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The holidays are just around the corner, and if you’re still looking for the right gift or stocking stuffer, you’re in luck. Dental health gifts are a great option if you want something that is useful, affordable, and enjoyable to use. Our Cary dentists are sharing the best dental health gifts to give this holiday […]

Why You Need Dental Insurance

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Everyone knows that oral health is a key indicator of someone’s overall fitness. It’s important that you brush twice a day, floss every day, and visit the dentist often. With proper dental insurance, this is easy and relatively cost-free–but if you live without, dental visits can be ominous if not impossible.

The Worst Thanksgiving Foods for Your Teeth

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The most wonderful time of year can be accompanied by some serious dental consequences. While it’s fine to stuff your face with delicious treats every once in awhile, keep in mind the effects that overindulgence on certain beverages and foods can have on your teeth.

Top 5 Halloween Candy Alternatives to Hand Out

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With Halloween just around the corner, you’re probably shopping for candy to hand out to the kids. However, more parents and caregivers are trying to cut back on sugar, preferring children donate or even throw away all but a small amount of candy. This, coupled with the rising amount of food allergies means that traditional […]

October is Dental Hygiene Appreciation Month

Cary Dentists recognize national dental hygiene month

October is Dental Hygiene Appreciation Month, and we are excited to share it with you. Not only are we providing a quick reminder of ways you can practice excellent dental hygiene, but we also want to recognize our incredible team of hygienists at our Holly Springs and Cary dentists‘ offices. How Did Dental Hygiene Appreciation […]

Where Did the Tooth Fairy Come From?

Cary dentist explores origin of tooth fairy

When a child loses a baby tooth, what happens next? In most households in the United States, the child will put the tooth under their pillow or in a special place for the tooth fairy who will then take the tooth and leave a small amount of money in its place. While it’s a pretty […]

Celebrate World Smile Day with Healthy Teeth and Gums

World Smile Day with Cary Dentist

The first Friday of October is designated as World Smile Day, and this year, it’s October 2nd. Because healthy teeth and gums are always a reason to smile, our Cary dentist is sharing some information about this lesser-known holiday and how you can celebrate. What Is World Smile Day World Smile Day is an international […]

Fluoride: A Safe Way to Prevent Cavities

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Fluoride is a mineral naturally found in various water sources and in some foods. Fluoride is used to prevent cavities because it slows down tooth decay by strengthening the enamel.

What Your Tongue Is Trying to Tell You

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Tasting, swallowing, talking – none of this would be possible without your tongue. But how often do you think about this group of muscles or pay attention to it? The tongue can often act as a unique view point into a person’s overall health and wellbeing, and dentists are often the first to spot problems […]