Good News for Grown-Ups
“Adulting” can be hard. Between rent, bills, kids, a career, and other responsibilities, it can be tough to make time for yourself. But independence, parenting, fulfilling work, and the wisdom that comes with age can be pretty fantastic, too. So how does your oral healthcare fit into a grown-up lifestyle? Destin and Panama City Beach dentists The Center for Cosmetic and Family Dentistry serve adults all over Florida. Read more for our tips on how to care for your oral health at this particular stage in life.
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It’s no secret that diabetes is a health condition that must be treated because of the problems it can cause throughout the body—including your mouth. Almost 26 million children and adults in the U.S. suffer from diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. The Destin and Panama City dentists of the Center for Cosmetic and Family Dentistry want you to know the side effects diabetes can have on oral health.
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When it comes to your oral health, the Destin and Panama City dentists of the Center for Cosmetic and Family Dentistry hope you never have any pains or problems. Good preventive care will help you always feel your best! But even with the best habits, dental problems do happen. In that case, oral pathology is the science and medicine that helps diagnose and treat whatever is making you ache. If you think you have an oral disease, don’t be embarrassed, but get help as soon as possible.
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There are two kinds of people in this world: those who floss, and those who don’t. Diligent flossers everywhere inspire those of us who live with them or know them. Flossing may not be an actual virtue but it’s certainly high on the list of qualities amongst people who “have it together.” Read more below about why flossing is so important and what alternatives you have if you don’t like traditional floss. Read more ›
We’re no strangers to extreme temperatures and dry weather in Destin and Panama City Beach, and our lips serve as proof. Most of us experience chapped lips at some point during the year; it’s not uncommon to see lips suffering from annoying, painful cracks. We keep abreast of the oral health needs of our communities, so here are a few tips from The Doctors of The Center for Cosmetic & Family Dentistry about how to keep your lips healthy, kissable, and free to eat and drink whatever you crave! Read more ›
We love to talk about the fun and interesting sides of oral health, but today, there is something much more serious on our minds. We care about the health of everyone in Destin and Panama City Beach, and as dental care professionals, we feel it is our duty to educate you on how to be as safe and healthy as you can be. While you have probably heard of the human papillomavirus and oral cancer, most people don’t know that they are linked. Here is some information from the Doctors of The Center for Cosmetic and Family Dentistry about the topic. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us! Read more ›
Technology has changed nearly every aspect of human life and modern society. New tools, programs, and education can greatly improve your healthcare, too! Let’s say you need any kind of standard dental restoration for a cracked or missing tooth. From x-rays and impressions to surgery and installation, your whole treatment could be digital. We’re so used to digital tools these days, you may not even notice how much technology a dentist can utilize to best serve your oral health needs. Below are some of the ways your oral care may be digitized. Read more ›
We all know someone who asks for extra ice just so they can chew on it. And we’ve probably all heard that chewing ice is not healthy for your teeth. So what’s the truth? Is it best to put a stop to ice chewing? Absolutely, and for more reasons than most people are aware of. The Doctors of The Center for Cosmetic and Family Dentistry want all Destin and Panama City Beach residents to know why chewing ice is a bad habit, so please read on for the facts! Read more ›
Breakfast is always being touted as the most important meal of the day—and for good reason! It’s important for Destin and Panama City Beach families to kickstart their day with nutrients that will help them power through school, work, socializing, sports, homework… does anyone else feel exhausted just thinking about it all?
The right foods in your child’s lunch can help boost their energy and keep those brains, bodies, and mouths going all day! Alternatively, lunches full of sugary, sticky, acidic foods and beverages can accelerate tooth decay and cause your child to feel sluggish both physically and mentally.
The Doctors of The Center for Cosmetic & Family Dentistry love to share ideas on what to include in your child’s lunch to keep their smile safe and their health optimal… and perhaps what to leave out and have as an occasional treat for good behavior. Read more ›
Are you or a loved one suffering from the toothache blues? Don’t wait around in pain for the problem to resolve itself. Although we do enjoy spending quality time with our patients at The Center for Cosmetic & Family Dentistry, we don’t want any Destin & Panama City Beach residents to have to undergo unnecessary dental procedures. A toothache can indicate a much more serious problem that should be addressed immediately – but there are a few things you can do in the meantime for temporary relief from toothache pain. Read more ›