Category Archives: Healthy Living

Tooth-Friendly Stocking Stuffers From Your Wilkes-Barre Sedation Dentist

The holidays can be very damaging to teeth. Chocolate and candy is even more abundant than usual, and nearly everyone will overeat at one point or another between Thanksgiving and New Year’s. However, there is no need to wait until … Continue reading

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Flossing Q and A

If you want to reduce the amount of time you need to spend in the dental chair, take good care of your teeth at home! Most people neglect flossing. Here are a few facts about floss that you might find … Continue reading

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Stress and Your Smile

We often blog about dental phobia and dental stress, and how sedation dentistry can help you overcome your fears to receive the dental care you need. While stress about dental visits keeps many people from enjoying long-term, good dental health, … Continue reading

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Perfect Match: How to Choose the Right Toothbrush

We have a variety of toothbrush options available to us. But with more choices comes a tougher decision when purchasing a new toothbrush. Today, we have some pointers to make the toothbrush buying process a whole lot easier. Electric or … Continue reading

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Celebrate Men’s Health Month with a Dental Checkup

Last month we focused on Women’s Health Week. Now it’s time for men to focus on taking care of their health. Health care professionals around the country and the world are joining together to offer free screenings and encourage early detection … Continue reading

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Foods That Keep Your Smile Strong and Beautiful

You probably realize how much what you eat affects your health. And you have a lot of factors to consider when planning and preparing meals: sugar intake, vitamins, minerals, fiber, calorie count. The food you eat affects the condition of … Continue reading

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Celebrate National Women’s Health Week with Back Mountain Dental

This week, May 8-11, is National Women’s Health Week, and I have some tips that can help you maintain your overall health. (Don’t just use these tips this week! You should take care of your body every day to maintain … Continue reading

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How You Can Prevent Oral Cancer, Even if You Smoke

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and if you know anything about the risk factors for the disease, you know that tobacco use is the single biggest risk factor for oral cancer. The most recent statistics show that tobacco is … Continue reading

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