Family Dentist Blog

5 Flossing Mistakes You Should Never Make

5 Flossing Mistakes You Should Never Make

We know it may be frustrating when your dentist hands out floss at Halloween time instead of candy. You want chocolate and we’re giving out utilitarian dental aids. Still, we do it because flossing is SO essential for your overall dental health. As Davis County family...

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The Low Down on DIY Teeth Whitening

The Low Down on DIY Teeth Whitening

You can’t deny the attractiveness of a pearly white smile. It’s what celebrities pay big money for. It’s what we see all over Instagram. It’s the goal when anyone is trying to enhance their smile, and it’s the ultimate cherry on top of straight teeth. We can all agree...

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How to Store Your Toothbrush to Keep the Germs Away

How to Store Your Toothbrush to Keep the Germs Away

Did you know every time you flush the toilet, there’s an invisible feces party in the air? That’s right. Little microscopic pieces of your human waste spread throughout your bathroom like an aerosol and land on whatever object is nearby. We know what you’re thinking:...

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How to Avoid the Dreaded Dry Socket

How to Avoid the Dreaded Dry Socket

Throbbing pain. Earaches. Unpleasant breath. We wouldn't wish dry socket on anyone. Unfortunately, dry socket sometimes develops after tooth extraction, but only to about 2% to 5% of people. Alveolar Osteitis (dry socket) occurs when the blood clot that forms after...

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All you Need to Know About Becoming a Dentist

All you Need to Know About Becoming a Dentist

Have you ever thought about becoming a dentist? It involves a lot of schooling, hard work, and dedication, but overall, it is an excellent career. It's a unique field and consistently lands a spot on the U.S News & World Report's top 100 jobs. In the year 2022,...

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5 Amazing Facts that Help Teeth Last a Lifetime

5 Amazing Facts that Help Teeth Last a Lifetime

The human body is incredible. Consider how it can heal its own wounds and broken bones and replace lost blood. Teeth are part of the wonder of it all. Our pearly whites are astoundingly tough and long-lasting. We’re so used to our teeth doing their job that it’s easy...

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