Proper dental health and oral hygiene are important no matter what your age is. But for adolescents (defined by the American Academy of Pediatrics as anyone between the ages of 10 and 24,) dental health is especially important. Why Adolescent Dental Health Is So Important One reason that adolescent dental health is so important is […]
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Can Cavities Really Heal On Their Own?
By Ashley Steinbrinck on February 10, 2015 in Health Tips, Parenting
The American Dental Association (ADA) explains that tooth decay is a result of sugary and starchy foods that get left on the teeth. Foods like milk, pop, raisins, cakes and candy feed the bacteria in our mouths and create acids that destroy enamel over time. Because of this modern explanation, the popular “healthy teeth mindset” […]