Posts Categorized: Prevention

Prevent the Flu with These 5 Tips

couple with the flu

‘Tis the season of sniffles and coughs, body aches and congestion. It’s officially the time of year when the flu can make for a miserable few days. But it doesn’t have to take its toll on you or your family. Our dental office in Sacramento is here to help you prevent the flu this season… Read more »

Top 7 Braces-Friendly Halloween Treats

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October isn’t only when we celebrate Halloween, it’s also National Orthodontic Month. With this in mind, the team at our dental office in Sacramento thought it’d be a great time to combine the two and talk a bit about which Halloween treats are safe for those with braces. Don’t worry, if you do have braces,… Read more »

Workplace Habits That Are Damaging Your Teeth

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Most of us spend a lot of time at work each and every day answering emails, taking phone calls, attending meetings, organizing spreadsheets, and doing countless other responsibilities. In between, or perhaps during some of these activities, we may be engaging in other behaviors that have now become everyday habits. Some of which may be… Read more »

Probiotics & Oral Health

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When we hear the word ‘probiotics,’ we don’t typically consider them beneficial for the mouth, but rather, the gut. While probiotics certainly have their place in digestive health, at our dental office in Sacramento, we’ve come across some research that may suggest a link between certain types of probiotics and better overall oral health. What… Read more »

Exercise & Oral Health

woman exercising

We all know that we should exercise regularly to keep our bodies healthy. At our dental office in Sacramento, we also know that exercising can be beneficial for our smiles. However, just like too much exercise or improper form can lead to injuries or trouble with overall health, we also know that exercise may actually… Read more »