Braces Aren’t Just for Kids Anymore

When we think about braces, we often think about those awkward teenage years. Not anymore! Now more than ever, adults are seeking orthodontic treatment. Looking and feeling your best is important to the average professional adult, and your smile plays a key role. And while there are many benefits why adults seek treatment, a recent…

Combat Gum: The New Frontline Soldier

Chew on this: for the last seven years, the U.S. Army has been developing a gum that helps eliminate plaque, reduce cavities and clean teeth. Combat Gum fights plaque and periodontal disease, and it soon will be distributed to high-risk troops, says Col. Robert Hale, an oral and maxillofacial surgeon and commander of the Army…