Upon graduating from dental school, young dentists who want to go into private practice are faced with much more than simply cleaning teeth and filling cavities. They must also make all of the decisions that are associated with running a business, for a private dental practice is a business. If you're a dentist and struggling to manage all aspects of your dental practice, hiring a dental staffing firm to fill any open positions in your office will make your life much easier. [Read More]
Can Poor Oral Health Lead To Death?
You may have heard stories of people being refused insurance payouts because of their undeclared poor oral health. There are stories of oral health leading to poor overall and possibly death. Is this really true? Here's a look at the link between poor oral health and death. Affects the Immune System Gum disease has been linked to a poor immune system. The disease means that the immune system is constantly compromised, and can't fight against other diseases as it usually would. [Read More]
Tasty Snacks For Children That Dentists Approve Of
Children constantly need to eat. At least, that's the way it feels. They will seem to always complain of being hungry and need snacks a lot more than adults. The problem is finding a snack that won't harm their teeth. Here are some great, tasty snacks for children that your dentist will approve of. Fresh Fruit and Veg Of course, the obvious snack option is fruit and veg, thanks to all the nutrients these foods have. [Read More]
2 Measures To Help Keep Your Child's Teeth Healthy At School
While your kids are out for summer vacation, it can be easier to oversee their dental hygiene habits. However, you may be concerned about how going back to school will affect their overall dental health. During school hours, your child will be away from their toothbrush and dental floss. Here are some measures you can encourage your child to take to help keep your youngster's teeth in top condition at school: [Read More]