dental care

  • What’s in My Toothpaste?

    Have you ever thought about what’s actually in your toothpaste? What’s in that magic blend of minty white and blue that fights cavities and plaque? Should you beware of any suspicious ingredients as you skim through the list on the back of the box in the grocery aisle?

    Enough questions—it’s time for some answers.

    Broaching the fluoride issue
    By Cara Lucas
  • Green Your Dental Routine

    Keeping your teeth healthy and looking great can cost a pretty penny, not to mention that the added chemicals in toothpastes, mouthwash, and whitening kits may actually damage teeth. Fortunately, there are a few simple, inexpensive, and environmentally sound ways to keep your lovely smile intact.

    natural ideas for healty teeth
    By Dr. Arthur Glosman, DDS
  • Healthy Ways to a Whiter Smile

    Do you indulge in your one glass of antioxidant-packed red wine a night—and have the tooth stains to prove it? Food and drinks such as wine, coffee, cranberry juice, and mustard can dull even the brightest smiles.

  • Toothpaste Turmoil

    Find yourself standing perplexed in the middle of the toothpaste aisle, trying to find brands that don’t contain harmful chemicals like sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)? Jot down the following guidelines before you return to the store.

    Got sensitive teeth?

    By Nora Simmons
  • Toothpaste Turmoil

    Find yourself standing perplexed in the middle of the toothpaste aisle, trying to find brands that don’t contain harmful chemicals like sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)? Jot down the following guidelines before you return to the store.

    Got sensitive teeth?

    By Nora Simmons