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Gift Ideas for that Hard-to-Buy-For Person

Gift Ideas for that Hard-to-Buy-For Person December 5, 2018 We know.  This may see like a strange topic coming from your dental office.  But most of us have someone in our lives who is hard to buy for.  Some people just seem to have “everything”. When it comes to buying Christmas gifts with some creativity, you can’t get more creative than shopping at the dentist!  Consider these gift options at Prosper Family Dentistry. Electric Toothbrush You’ve heard it before, and we’ll say it again.  Electric toothbrushes truly do clean your teeth better than manual toothbrushes.  Unfortunately, the best ones are
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I Just Ate a Candy Cane.  Now What?!?

I Just Ate a Candy Cane.  Now What?!? November 28, 2018 It’s the most wonderful time of the year!  It could also be the sweetest.  Are you like Buddy the Elf?  “We elves try to stick to the four main food groups: candy, candy canes, candy corns, and syrup.”  While we love Buddy and that beloved Christmas movie, we’re not so sure about his nutritional advice.  While you and your family are enjoying the sweet treats of the season, keep these tips in mind to ward off “sugar bugs” (the cutesy name we use for the bacteria that cause cavities).
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Cavity-Free this Holiday Season

How to Stay Cavity-Free this Holiday Season November 14, 2018 The holidays are upon us, and you know what that means: parties, candy, drinking, and lots and lots of eating!  This time of year often leads to a deviation from our normal eating and drinking habits as well as the way we take care of ourselves. Don’t let the holidays put you at risk for damage to your teeth!  Follow these simple steps to stay cavity-free this holiday season. Try to have desserts with meals only. We know this is a tough one.  There are extra helpings of pie in
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