Delta Dental of Minnesota Blog

Protecting your teeth on Turkey Day

November 25th, 2019

Protecting your teeth on Turkey Day

Before you fill your plate this Thanksgiving, keep these facts about a few of your favorite foods in mind to help maintain good oral health over the holiday!

The Power of Smile ™

October 28th, 2019

Trick or Teeth: Guide to a Smile-Friendly Halloween party!

Halloween doesn't have to be a scary time for your teeth! Use these ideas to create the perfect party to keep your smile ghostly white (and healthy!)

October 24th, 2019

Have a fang-tastic Halloween!

Don't be spooked by all of the candy your child might eat— Halloween can still be fun and tooth-friendly if you follow these oral health tips!

October 16th, 2019

Braces Basics

Getting braces can be a big commitment. Here are a few things you can expect and some tips for care after you get them put on.

October 8th, 2019

Floss vs. Toothpicks

When you feel something stuck in your teeth, your instinct might be to reach for a toothpick. However, they don't offer the same benefits of dental floss and can even cause harm when used too often or incorrectly.

September 24th, 2019

Soothing sore gums

Gum pain can be a serious distraction. If you notice anything unusual happening to your gums, contact your dentist to set up an appointment right away. They will be able to detect the underlying cause and offer you the best treatment solutions.

September 16th, 2019

Healthy gums lead to happy smiles

To keep your mouth healthy, be sure you are taking good care of your gums. September is National Gum Care Month, so it's the perfect time to get into a good oral health routine.

September 5th, 2019

Help your child floss

Get an early start forming your child's oral health routine. Show them the proper way to floss, and encourage them to make it a daily habit.

August 26th, 2019

Chewing Ice: The Reality

Chewing on ice may seem like a harmless habit, but it has consequences for your teeth.

August 16th, 2019

The Benefits of Using Straws

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

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