Category: Dental Tips

How to Keep Your Child Comfortable at the Dentist

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on October 17, 2016

Does your child find dentist appointments more fearful than fun? Although that isn’t uncommon, there are ways to help your kid feel more comfortable. Trust us—at Hassey Do Duy, we’ve gotten really good at putting children at ease. However, we don’t do it alone! As a parent, you can help by preparing your child for… Read More

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5 Back to School Dental Health Tips

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on August 19, 2016

You’ve bought the fall clothing, picked up the new backpacks, and made sure there’s an ample supply of pens and pencils. But have you given thought to your children’s dental hygiene? The beginning of the school year is an excellent time to help your children develop strong, clean teeth by establishing healthy habits that will… Read More

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5 Dental Tips for Parents

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on February 15, 2016

Children are like sponges, absorbing everything around them. At times, this is great—like when you hear a “thank you” or they do something cute. Other times, not so much—like when you hear a bad word that they picked up at school. While we cannot help you with the bad language (sorry, moms and dads), we… Read More

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Why You Need to Floss Regularly

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on January 13, 2016

Does flossing seem like one of those things that you just do not have the time for? We hope not! If regular flossing is not high on your priority list, we would like to change that. Read on to learn why flossing is so important, how to do it correctly, which health problems are associated… Read More

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Help Your Child to Overcome Their Fear of the Dentist

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on October 21, 2015

As a parent, we know you are concerned about your children’s teeth. However, this can be complicated by the fact that, unfortunately, many children fear the dentist. How can you get around this? Not to worry – we have answers! Read on to find out when you should take your children to the dentist, the… Read More

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When to Schedule Baby’s First Dental Appointment

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on June 26, 2015

Early childhood years are an important time to establish many of the life-long habits your children will live with into adulthood. Setting healthy oral care habits early will make sure your child understands and practices dental hygiene, saving you money and making sure your child has a healthy and attractive smile when they grow up…. Read More

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What You Should Know About Toothbrushes

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on April 28, 2015

Toothbrushes have changed a lot since people first started chewing on sticks to remove food from their teeth 5,000 years ago. Today, home oral care is a multi-billion dollar a year industry. Companies trying to capture some of this market have invented hundreds of designs and invested huge amounts of money in marketing to convince… Read More

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How to Deal with Incoming Baby Teeth

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on December 17, 2014

Every parent knows the joys of having a newborn in the home.  As he or she grows, the baby will meet many milestones such as holding their heads up, holding a bottle on their own or taking their first steps. One of the few negative milestones that newborns reach is between five to seven months… Read More

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Six Warning Signs That Signify Gum Disease

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on November 25, 2014

Most people care about the appearance and health of their teeth.  From a young age, we are taught to brush twice a day, floss regularly and go to the dentist for scheduled checkups.  As a result, most adults have healthy, attractive teeth as well as a beautiful smile.  What most people don’t realize is that… Read More

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Did You Know That A Dentist Can Help Treat Sleep Apnea? Here’s How!

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on October 23, 2014

If you experience frequent fatigue and irritability when you’re awake, and loud snoring when you fall asleep, you may suffer from sleep apnea. This sleeping disorder occurs when a person stops breathing repeatedly during their sleep (usually up to 10 seconds or longer). When this happens, the brain and the rest of the body may… Read More

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