4 easiest ways to care for your gums
When we think about a healthy mouth, most of us picture pearly teeth – but in fact the health of your gums is just as important! Your gums are so important that there is an entire month (September) devoted to their care.
Oral health reads through the ages
For International Literacy Day, we’re checking out popular oral-health themed reads for every age group. Have you read any of books the below? Do you have some favorites?
Smiles@School returns for Minnesota’s first- and second-graders!
We are proud to announce that, following last year’s successful kickoff, Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation will again provide oral health kits and lesson plans to Minnesota’s first-graders and their teachers.
5 foods you didn’t know were good for your teeth
Know which foods help teeth stay healthy and reach for one of these tooth-friendly options when snack time rolls around:
Tips for choosing the dentist that’s right for you
Whether you’ve moved to a new city, switched insurance providers, or are just looking for a new dentist, it can feel tricky to know where to start.
How to take care of your pup’s teeth
Did you know that 85% of dogs over the age of 4 have periodontal disease? Oral health is an important part of your dog’s overall health, and untreated dental disease can cause discomfort and pain, as well as permanent damage and loss of teeth and gum tissue.
Preparing your teeth for the Minnesota State Fair
The end of August means two things for Minnesotans: The close of summer, and the beginning of the Great Minnesota Get-Together.
Dental discoveries unearthed by archaeologists
Teeth can tell a lot about a person - even when they've been dead for thousands of fo years. Here are a few fascinating facts archeologists have dug up about teeth
Oral health reads for your bookworm
Books on oral health can be a good way to get children excited about being independent and learning how to take care of their teeth on their own (with a little assistance!).