DENTISTRY IN THE NEWS

January JADA Examines Changes In Facial Profile Resulting From Orthodontic Treatment. The ADA News (1/4, Manchir) reports that a systematic review published in the January issue of The Journal of the American Dental Association finds “no significant difference exists between the changes in patients’ facial profiles as a result of orthodontic treatment...

A Mom’s Guide to Fluoride

A Mom’s Guide to Fluoride By Dr. Brittany Seymour Assistant Professor, Harvard School of Dental Medicine  It was my first year out of dental school, and I was treating a two-and-a-half-year-old girl who grew up in a community without fluoride in the water. Her four front teeth were so badly decayed,...

Nutrition: What You Eat Affects Your Teeth

Nutrition: What You Eat Affects Your Teeth Your mouth, teeth, and gums are more than just tools for eating. They’re essential for chewing and swallowing—the first steps in the digestion process. Your mouth is your body’s initial point of contact with the nutrients you consume. So what you put in...

35 EXPERT TIPS TO LIVE LONGER

35 Expert Tips to Live Longer By Tiffany Gagnon Get definitive answers from the health experts! Any doctor will tell you that it’s much easier to prevent something than it is to reverse it. As we get older, our bodies may change and our athletic prowess may decline—but the good...

How can my child get Vitamin D, Vitamin E, Niacin, Vitamin B5 and B6 by brushing?

 The answer is Vitaminpaste Kids! Vitaminpaste Kids provides these important vitamins and minerals: CALCIUM – The mineral calcium is used to build strong bones and teeth. Calcium also whitens teeth gently and safely* NIACIN – Vitamin B3 (niacin) plays an important role in energy metabolism* B5 – Vitamin B5 metabolize fats and carbohydrates, releasing energy* B6 – Vitamin B6 maintains hormonal balance and proper immune...

Fluoride Free Toothpaste Alternative for Kids

If you’re looking for a Fluoride free toothpaste for your child, Vitaminpaste Kids is the clear choice.  Vitaminpaste kids is safer for children versus the competition. Typical Fluoride Toothpaste Label All fluoride toothpastes are considered a drug and must have a drug facts box with all active ingredients (Fluoride) listed Also...