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Boy with soda
Apr 12, 2018, 8:42 PM
It’s no secret that soda is bad for both your body and your oral health. Soda contains no nutrients and is full of sugar and high-fructose corn syrup. In fact, the average 12oz can of soda contains around 10 teaspoons of…
Little girl with missing tooth
Mar 29, 2018, 3:57 PM
Most of us got a little help losing our teeth when we were younger. Dad would tie a string around our loose tooth and the other end around the doorknob, or mom would just reach in with a tissue and yank the loose tooth out!…
Woman biting her nails
Mar 16, 2018, 4:34 PM
Nail biting can be a very difficult habit to break. It can leave your fingertips and nail beds swollen, red, and painful, but it’s also quite damaging to your dental health. According to the Academy of General Dentistry,…
Mother and daughter smiling
Feb 28, 2018, 4:25 PM
There are three main ways that your teeth can become stained or discolored. The discoloration can be caused by staining on the surface of the teeth, changes taking place inside the tooth, or because of the natural aging…
Woman blowing hearts
Feb 13, 2018, 3:12 PM
Valentine’s Day is a great excuse to spoil our loved ones and let them know how much we appreciate them. But if you’ve ever wondered about Valentine’s Day and the traditions behind it, the following list is for you!
Man with tooth pain
Jan 29, 2018, 5:14 PM
It may seem strange, but visiting the dentist is something you might want to consider doing before you head out on your next business trip or family vacation. This is because if you already have a toothache or dental…
Woman smiling
Jan 22, 2018, 3:51 PM
Teeth are the strongest body part you have, even stronger than your bones. And, if they are properly cared for, your teeth can last a lifetime. However, even if you take perfect care of your teeth, they will eventually begin…
Christmas theme woman holding present
Dec 18, 2017, 8:52 PM
With the holiday season upon us, we know that you’re facing temptation around every corner, mostly in the form of sugary treats! Feel free to indulge your sweet tooth, but know that it’s also a good idea to take extra care of…
Woman with tooth pain
Dec 15, 2017, 1:29 PM
Tooth sensitivity can be difficult to live with. This condition causes pain in one or more teeth, especially when the teeth are exposed to hot and cold temperatures, sugary foods or drinks, and even by simply breathing cool…
3 Kids brushing teeth
Dec 8, 2017, 12:15 PM
Here at Auburn Family Dental, we know that brushing and flossing probably don’t top your child’s list of fun things to do! Unfortunately, many of the necessary things we need to do for our health aren’t “fun,” but there are…