Monthly Archives: August 2015

Dental Health Effects of Electronic Cigarettes

Over the past few years, a new product has entered the market that is touting itself as a “safer alternative” to cigarettes. Electronic or e-cigarettes are smokeless cigarettes that give the user a nicotine fix but without the tobacco and chemicals contained in the smoke of a traditional cigarette, but … Read More

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ADA Sealed Products You May Not Have Guessed

You may have seen the small square stamp on your tube of toothpaste or on the label of your favorite mouthwash. It’s the seal of approval from the American Dental Association, and it means that the product you’re about to buy has passed rigorous testing to ensure it’s safe and … Read More

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Best Teeth: Historical Figures

Once again, we’re bringing you memorable smiles among household names. This time, we’re looking at the best teeth among the biggest names throughout history, although many historical figures did not have the benefit of modern dentistry. Here’s a look at some of history’s brightest smiles. John F. Kennedy The 35th … Read More

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Arizona Cardinals Preseason Update

After hosting last year’s Super Bowl, the city of Phoenix is ready once again for another year of football. The 2015 NFL season is set to begin, and the Arizona Cardinals are ready to take the field for the regular season. This is the 96th season for the Cardinals, and … Read More

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Tooth Funnies: Comics Related to Teeth

Who say’s dentists don’t have a sense of humor? This week, we’re bringing you some of our favorite tooth-related cartoons from some of our favorite comic strips, and telling you a little bit about the history of the longest running comics in the Sunday paper. property of Family Circus, … Read More

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Beat the Heat: Mesa Golfland and SunSplash

Although we’re past the halfway point, we still have plenty of warm weather ahead of us here in Mesa. If you’re still looking for a way to beat the heat and keep the entire family entertained, Golfland/Sunsplash still has time left in the 2015 summer season. Here’s some more info … Read More

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A Ranking of Chain Restaurants in Maricopa County

Dining has become a national pastime here in Arizona, and thanks to the phenomenal growth in population, Phoenix and Maricopa County have become a hub for great family dining. Here’s a list of some of the top chain restaurants around the Valley of the Sun. 3. PF Chang’s. Headquartered in … Read More

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Best Teeth: TV Land Edition

American television has changed a lot over the years, but some of the classics can still be caught on TV Land. The fashions of the day may go in and out of style, but a great smile never does. Here’s a look at some of the best teeth to grace … Read More

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You Can Do Everything Online, Including Fill-out Patient Forms for Dental Visits!

If you’re a new resident to the Valley of the Sun, you’ve joined a special breed of people. You’ve also come at a time where you’ve experienced the most difficult part of living in Arizona. Once you’re settled in and adapted, it’s time to get back in the swing of … Read More

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Tongue Cleaning Tips and Benefits

While brushing and flossing is definitely emphasized every time you visit the dentist, there’s another important area that’s not touched upon as often. According to the ADA, about half of the adult population of the US have chronic halitosis, or chronic bad breath. Studies have shown that 80-90 percent of … Read More

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