Category Archives: Dental Hygiene

Emergency Dentist

Ask an Emergency Dentist: What Should I Do if I Lose a Filling?

Asking an emergency dentist for their advice whenever a dental emergency is experienced is something everyone should do. A dentist who offers emergency dental service is someone who knows the essential steps to take for any type of dental emergency. These first steps are a crucial part of ensuring successful treatment of the emergency situation. Thus, they should be carefully followed.

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5 ways to save money at the dental office

5 ways to save money at the dental office

Here at Forestwood, we commonly reference the journey that we can each take towards our own optimal oral health.

In order for each of us to successfully navigate this journey to optimal oral health, we have to have a good map and educate ourselves. For more information on how to do this, we invite you to check out our article, “The first step of dental self-empowerment“.

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Top 5 Tooth Brushing App for Kids

Top 5 Tooth Brushing App for Kids | Improve Your Child’s Smile

As a parent to today’s generation, you’re probably conscience about the amount of screen-time your kids get on their tech devices (and probably wish they spent less). But, you can capitalize on this app frenzy and get your kids to take better care of their smile.

Below are some of our favorite tooth brushing apps for kids that can improve your child’s brushing and flossing habits.

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Remote Employees

5 Ways to Show Remote Employees You Care About Their Oral Health

Managing a newly remote employees or company comes with hurdles. In addition to maintaining the same levels of service, you have to think about keeping your team engaged and connected without the benefit of in-person contact. Wellness programs have become an increasingly valuable tool in helping employees weather this time of uncertainty, but you might worry that employees don’t know about all the wellness resources available to them. In addition, it might feel like some of your previous employee health programs can’t work in a virtual environment. There are still many ways you can engage remote employees and show them you care about their overall health and oral health from afar.

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Dental Probiotics

Do Dental Probiotics Really Keep Your Mouth Healthy?

You’ve heard how probiotics can help your gut health, but did you know they may also improve the health of your teeth and gums? Dental probiotics, just like the kind of probiotics used to boost digestive health, help balance the amount of good and bad bacteria in your mouth. In fact, oral probiotics may help with bad breath, gum disease and other dental health problems.

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