Celebrate EARTH DAY on April 22, 2016

Celebrate EARTH DAY on April 22, 2016

(1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5) Loading...   The first Earth Day celebration took place on April 22, 1970.  20 million US citizens participated in a celebration of the planet’s environment on that day! Earth Day has since turned into an international...
Stopping Oral Cancer Before it Starts

Stopping Oral Cancer Before it Starts

(1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5) Loading... Oral Cancer is the 6th most commonly diagnosed form of cancer and is one of the few cancers whose survival rate has not improved. Every hour of every day, someone in North America dies of this awful disease. Anyone can...
Bad Breath? Try a Tongue Scraper

Bad Breath? Try a Tongue Scraper

Bad breath can have a devastating impact on a person’s personal, social and professional life. In North America alone, consumers spend 2-3 billion dollars each year on mints, gums, and mouth rinses to try to make their breath “minty fresh.” Bad breath...
5 Minutes to Healthier Gums

5 Minutes to Healthier Gums

We know you live a busy lifestyle, and you tend to rush in the morning. When you brush your teeth and floss in the morning, it’s not uncommon to forget about taking proper care of your gums! When’s the last time you thought about improving the health of your gums?...
Good News for Chocolate Lovers this Valentine’s Day!

Good News for Chocolate Lovers this Valentine’s Day!

We all know that eating candy doesn’t typically mix well with keeping teeth healthy – but did you know that dark chocolate may actually be good for your teeth? When you eat dark chocolate you’re actually consuming a variety of natural phytochemicals with powerful...
The Deal about Dentures

The Deal about Dentures

Dentures have long carried a stigma that typically invokes images of an unpleasant and unnatural-looking removable teeth used solely by older people. This stigma, however, is far from the reality. In actuality, thousands of patients under-65 need dentures and could...
Sticky, Spooky Halloween Candy! Yikes!

Sticky, Spooky Halloween Candy! Yikes!

Halloween is just around the corner and you know what means…Candy, candy, candy! At your Lahaina dentist, we know that sweet, sugary candy and beverages are bad for your teeth. The naturally­-occurring bacteria in your mouth use sugar as energy to grow and...