Monday, December 18, 2017

A little Christmas Fun...

It's almost Christmas and the holidays are here! We wanted to have a little fun this morning and share this cute, '12 Days of a Dental Christmas' with you written by Lisa from Portofino Dental.

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The 12 Days of a Dental Christmas!

"On the 12th Day of Christmas, my true love gave to me:

-12 Invislaign

-11 Tubes of Toothpaste

-10 Toothbrushes

-9 Mouthrinses

-8 Stim-u-dents

-7 Waterpicks

-6 Tubes of Fluoride

-5 Rolls of Floss

-4 Sealants

-3 Proxybrushes

-2 Trays of Whitening

and a brand new Rotadent!"

Monday, December 11, 2017

Can Fluoride Really Help Adults?

Good morning everyone!

We all know that when young kids and teens visit the dentist each year a fluoride treatment is almost always done to help ensure top protection for their teeth. But you might be wondering what about adults? Can fluoride really help adults too? Well we have some news for you...fluoride isn't just for children! "Everyone should use fluoride toothpaste every day. But some adults are at higher risk of decay than others. They might need more intensive use of fluoride." To find out if you might be one of them take a look at this informative article from colgate.com. 

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If you are ready to come in for your check up and learn more of the benefits of fluoride then visit us online today at www.germantowndentalcare.com.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Kids' Healthy Teeth During The Holidays

With the holidays coming up in a matter of weeks you might be wondering how to keep your kids' teeth in tip-top shape while allowing them to enjoy all of the festive goodies that come with them!

"Chances are good that visions of cookies, desserts and candy canes may be dancing in your children's heads this holiday season. While you will do what you can to limit their intake of these sugary treats, your kids will probably be eating their fair share of sugar at your family holiday parties. Despite their consumption of sugar, there are ways to keep your kids' healthy teeth and gums in shape and to minimize damage to their dental health."

To read more and learn about how you can help your children this holiday season visit the article link here.  If you want to get a cleaning for your child before or after the holidays to help prevent cavities and sugar-decay, contact us today! www.germantowndentalcare.com