Fun Halloween and Autumn-Themed Toothbrushes and Toothpaste

Kids frequently find repetition boring. One way to encourage a lifetime of good oral habits is to make the act of brushing and flossing fun. Brushing your teeth doesn’t have to be a dull experience. Why not liven it up with a variety of fun seasonal Halloween and autumn-themed toothbrushes and toothpaste? Numerous toothbrush manufacturers […]

Teach Your Kids to Take Care of Their Teeth With Toothfairy Tales

Fairy tales are more than just stories; they’re warnings. They’re the way we tell our kids about the world, and how we teach them to be smart, and responsible. If Red Riding Hood hadn’t been talking to strangers, then she and her grandmother might not have seen the inside of a wolf. Ditto the boy […]

What Happens If You Don’t Brush Before Bed

Do you ever skip brushing your teeth before bed? Skipping brushing before bed leads to bacteria, acids, plaque build-up and other serious issues that will eventually lead to tooth decay. Kids are notorious for trying to skip their nightly brushing routine…but even responsible, conscious adults will skip brushing from time to time. It almost always […]

Important Information on Protecting Your Child’s Teeth During Sports

As the hazy, lazy days of summer give way to fall and millions of students head back to school, this is an important time to consider protecting your child’s teeth during sports. Football, field hockey and soccer are all sports that generally are played in the fall and each poses a serious risk to the well-being […]

Controlling Tooth Sensitivity is Easier Than You Think

While controlling the pain in our teeth and gums is rarely an at-home option, controlling tooth sensitivity is easier than you think. Before we share these helps, however, it’s important to note that these are “in the meanwhile” tips. Vann Family Dental takes great care in assessing each patient’s condition and dental history with incredible […]

5 Fun Ways to Drink More Water

You know that drinking enough water is extremely beneficial to our health. Drinking water has numerous benefits, such as clear skin, toxin removal, energy boosts, and headache relief. Yet, day after day you don’t drink enough. Whether you just aren’t finding the time, or water is too boring, you will benefit by increasing your daily water […]

Do You Have Bad Breath? Find Out If You Do & How to Treat It!

Bad breath is an embarrassing condition. Some people know they have it, but some people have bad breath and don’t know it because others are afraid to tell them. Having bad breath can affect your work relationships or even your personal relationships. People might not want to get too close to you in order to […]

Dental Themed Snacks for Kids

There are children that love visiting the dentist, especially if they get a prize or a toothbrush after their exam. Some kids, however, need something extra when trying to prompt enthusiasm over teeth and dental care. Before your son or daughter’s next dental visit or in celebration of a lost tooth, why not wow them […]