April 24th, 2018

Go green with your dental routine

While you’re keeping your mouth healthy, why not take some steps to help keep the Earth healthy too?

January 17th, 2018

New year, new toothbrush

Oral health professionals often suggest that you replace your toothbrush every three months or whenever you notice the bristles fraying – whichever is sooner – to keep your mouth healthy. There’s no better time to freshen up your toothbrush than at the new year! But what toothbrush is best for you?

August 1st, 2017

3 Reasons why gardening is the perfect metaphor for dental hygiene

There’s just something about digging in the dirt and planting a tiny seed that grows and bears food that is magical to me. Gardening also requires daily maintenance and care, which is why it’s the perfect metaphor for dental hygiene and oral health.

June 15th, 2017

Maintaining your kids’ oral health routine during the summer

Routine changes can be difficult, even disruptive for children – help them keep their oral health routines in order with these three easy tips

June 12th, 2017

Buying toothbrush for baby

Health professionals agree: when your baby’s first tooth begins to pop through, it’s time to start brushing teeth. But how do you know what toothbrushes are right?

March 29th, 2017

Individual and Family Insurance: How it works, and why you might need it

You brush twice a day, floss regularly, and your teeth don’t hurt – why would you need dental insurance?

November 21st, 2016

5 common ingredients in toothpaste

You spend a lot of time using toothpaste. If you're diligent about brushing for the recommended two minutes twice a day, you'll spend 24 hours brushing your teeth every year! But in all that time, have you ever stopped to investigate the contents of the tube? The ingredients list can be long and full of terms you're likely not familiar with. Let us interpret for you.

June 3rd, 2016

It’s National Donut Day!!

Did you know today is National Donut Day? That means millions of Americans around the country will be visiting their local bakery for some delicious donuts. We’re even celebrating here at Delta Dental of Minnesota!

May 23rd, 2016

Boys, you had better brush up!

Good oral health and a great smile can make a difference in relationships and in people’s overall lives. Did you know a majority of women say good oral health is one of the sexiest qualities men have? So guys, it’s time to tidy up your smile!