Don’t Let Insurance Dictate Your Health

By Dianadentalsouth on Monday, October 9th, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Dental insurance is a supplement for patients who would have trouble paying for their dental care out-of-pocket, and these days, that’s most of us. Unfortunately we’ve seen some unsettling trends in the dental insurance world lately. It seems like dental insurance plans are reducing the services they cover, and adding more restrictions on the few […]

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5 Reasons to Floss

By Dianadentalsouth on Monday, September 18th, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

5 reasons to floss every day You know brushing twice a day is important. But do you floss? And, no, twice a month doesn’t count. Here’s why you shouldn’t write off this essential step. Plaque acts quickly. Skipping a few days allows bacteria the perfect amount of time to solidify. Plaque starts to harden within […]

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The ICE App (In Case of Emergency)

By Dianadentalsouth on Monday, July 24th, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

This is not exactly pertaining to the dental field but I feel it’s relevant, neat and potentially lifesaving. Here is an app where you can store all your medical information for emergency personnel in case something would happen to you. Say a car accident, allergic reaction or someone just needs some general health information about […]

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Strategies for Overcoming Your Dental Fears

By Dianadentalsouth on Monday, July 10th, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

If you’re nervous about — or downright fearful of — visiting the dentist, you’re not alone. Millions of Americans put off dental appointments because of fear. Unfortunately, skipping those dental checkups is taking a gamble with your health. You could be putting yourself at risk of tooth decay, gum disease, and even conditions such as […]

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Can Pool Water Harm My Teeth?

By Dianadentalsouth on Monday, June 26th, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Now here’s a question you’ve perhaps never asked yourself before. Can swimming regularly in a chlorinated pool damage your teeth? Surprisingly, it can. The trick is understanding how and why it can happen, and what you can do to minimize or eliminate the damage. And, that’s where we come in! Let’s learn how this healthy […]

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