Delta Dental of Minnesota Blog

The Benefits of Using Straws

August 16th, 2019

The Benefits of Using Straws

How does the "ban on straws" affect oral health?

The Power of Smile ™

August 7th, 2019

Summer Sports Safety For Kids

Help your kids stay safe while they enjoy their summertime sports and activities. Keep water handy and watch out for common injuries.

July 31st, 2019

Back-to-School Dentist Appointments

As summer comes to an end, parents should be planning dental visits for their children ahead of the new school year.

June 17th, 2019

The Pros and Cons of Adult Braces

The number of adults seeking orthodontic treatment has been steadily increasing for decades. In 2014, the American Association of Orthodontists estimated that 27 percent of all North American orthodontic patients are adults, and the number of adults seeking treatment has increased more than 16 percent from just two years prior.

March 19th, 2019

Is emergency treatment for employees covered?

No matter how careful your employees are, dental emergencies can strike at any time. Get them healthy faster by knowing how your company’s dental plan covers emergency care.

March 12th, 2019

What your family history says about your teeth

Did you know that your genetics may provide a window into your risk for oral health issues?

March 4th, 2019

The history of women in dentistry

To celebrate National Women’s History Month, take a look at the tremendous women who have changed dentistry for the better. Although we couldn’t cover all the pioneering women who helped shape dental care, we’ve included just some of their milestone stories.

February 26th, 2019

Four surprising dental statistics

All across America, people have greater access to preventive dental care than they did 50 years ago, but the numbers suggest we could be doing more to keep our mouths healthy. These surprising statistics hint at some oral health areas that could benefit from a bit more attention.

February 19th, 2019

Help your employees make the most of their plan

This year, show your employees you care by helping them get the most value from their benefits!

February 15th, 2019

Choosing between a general and pediatric dentist

When looking for a dentist for your children, it can be tough to know who to see. Should you search for a general family dentist or would your children benefit from pediatric care? You can’t go wrong either way, but it’s good to have all the facts before you decide.

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