Sugar Wars – Dental Health Fair

Tamara K. Robison, DDS PA of Cosmic Smiles for Kids and Adult Dentistry and the Golisano Children's Museum of Naples Presents! Sugar Wars Dental Health Fair Celebrating ADA American Dental Association® National Children's Dental Health Month. Saturday February. 25th 10AM - 4PM Free Dental Screenings Tooth Prints - Child ID Kits Child Safety Awareness Oral [...]
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Beyond the drill – Reversing tooth decay

An Australian study reveals the unthinkable: tooth decay is reversible. Celeste McGovern investigates how to reverse cavities and avoid a drill-and-fill solution. In a little known study in the 1920s, researchers at the Department of Pediatrics and Dentistry at the State University of Iowa treating children for diabetes discovered something untoward. Twenty-eight of the children, […]

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How the Flu and Oral Health Are Related

We’re about to enter a season that’s dreaded by teachers and employers and not to mention doctor’s offices: Flu season. While many think that washing one’s hands regularly and getting a flu shot are the best ways to avoid getting the flu, there are other considerations – including oral health – that can reduce one’s […]

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The Importance of Flossing

When it comes to your teeth nothing is more important than proper health and hygiene. Without proper oral hygiene your teeth can break down and decay causing many problems including tooth loss. Tooth loss can cause your teeth to shift, cause problems eating and chewing, as well as bone loss and other health issues. Brushing […]

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How to Treat an Avulsed Tooth

Immediate Treatment — Within 5 Minutes For a completely knocked out (avulsed) tooth Permanent Tooth What to do when a tooth is knocked out: Treatment by any person present, ideally a caregiver and injured person will work together to achieve an immediate (less than 5 minute) replantation — physically replacing the tooth into its socket. […]

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6 ways to get kids excited about brushing their teeth

You’re probably familiar with the “breath test” to check and see if your children actually brushed their teeth like they said they did. It can be difficult to get kids excited about their dental health. That said, here are 6 tricks that work wonders: 1. Do it together Brushing your teeth with your children makes […]

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How To Beat the Summer Heat in Naples, Florida Without Hurting Your Teeth

There are many ways to beat the heat in the summer: spending a little time in the pool, making the most of your air-conditioning or enjoying a few cold treats. Though they may be refreshing, some summer snacks may not be the best for your teeth. Here are a few ways cold treats may be […]

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