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What Are The Effects of Soda On Your Teeth?

What Are The Effects of Soda On Your Teeth?

Have you ever seen those videos where someone puts a baby tooth in a glass of soda and watches it decay? Well, the effect of soda in an actual mouth is a bit different. You have your saliva to help wash away the sugar, you eat other things throughout the day, and...
What Should I Do if I Crack a Tooth?

What Should I Do if I Crack a Tooth?

Ouch! Chomp on something your tooth didn’t like? Or get hit in the mouth with a hockey puck? If you think you may have a cracked tooth, or if you’re holding a piece of your tooth in your hand, follow these steps! Give us a call at (717) 938-1811 to schedule an...
What Kinds of Foods Cause Tooth Decay?

What Kinds of Foods Cause Tooth Decay?

When it comes to tooth decay, it’s important to know the main culprit – acid. Acid is what eats away at our enamel and causes cavities. Acid can enter our mouths in one of two ways: either directly through what we eat (citrus fruits, for example), or as a byproduct...
How Being Vegan Affects Your Teeth

How Being Vegan Affects Your Teeth

There is no doubt that a plant-based diet is optimal for health. Omnivores and vegans alike benefit from the nutrients present in plants. But how does what we eat relate to our dental health? Is a vegan diet better or worse for dental health? Well, it depends. There...
Why Is Milk Good for Your Child’s Teeth?

Why Is Milk Good for Your Child’s Teeth?

During the first five years of life, children are on a path of learning what, when and how much to eat and drink. Considering the fact that they are quite impressionable at that age, it is the right time for parents to focus on healthy eating habits. Calcium is one of...
How Often Should You See the Dentist?

How Often Should You See the Dentist?

We love our patients, so we’d be more than happy to see you every day! Alas, we realize that’s not really possible, so here are some more realistic guidelines for making appointments. In general, it all depends on your oral health status and your health history. For...
Five Work Habits that can Wreck Your Teeth

Five Work Habits that can Wreck Your Teeth

We often take extra care at home to brush, floss, and avoid harmful foods and drinks that can cause damage to our teeth and gums. But do you think about your oral health while you are at work? These workplace no-nos can really take a toll on your oral health. 1. Using...
Don’t Lose Your Unused Dental Benefits!

Don’t Lose Your Unused Dental Benefits!

There’s no doubt about it: holiday expenses can really add up. Between gifts, travel, and jam-packed schedules, the last thing you’ll want to do is book your family’s dental appointments. But what if we told you there was a way to save money this year, and it began by...