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  • Scientists Finally Discover How Fluoride Works

    On May 1, 2013, dental scientists finally figured out exactly how fluoride works.  Fluoride reduces the need for dental work by reducing the ability of decay-causing bacteria to stick to teeth, so it is more easily washed away by swallowing or brushing.   See  http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/05/130501112855.htm

  • BPA-Free Sealants

    As a new mother, I have been inundated with BPA-free products from baby bottles to toys, so I know that the concern is real.  While the American Dental Association states that BPA from sealants poses little risk to children (and that the exposure is actually 2-5x less than the estimated daily exposure from food and […]

  • Floss With Water

    Using oral irrigators and water flossers such as Waterpik products can help clean even more efficiently than traditional floss.¹ Because they are easy to use, they also help patients clean around devices like braces, bridges or who have dexterity problems. Water flossers work by delivering a steady stream of water, which flushes away plaque biofilm. […]