| Feb 22, 2011
Teeth whitening products are everywhere--from toothpastes to white strips.
You can buy them at your grocery store--or leave it to the pro's and have your dentist do it for you.
So what's the difference?
Dr. Becky Coats said patients ask that question...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Brushing (and flossing) is the best way to protect your teeth and gums — but not if your toothbrush is in bad shape. "Toothbrush bristles that are worn or frayed from use cannot effectively remove plaque, which is critical to maintaining healthy...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 4:40 PM
People rarely are in a hurry to get to their dentist’s office, but at 7:30 a.m. Monday staffers for Dr. Kamran Sahabi found half a dozen people waiting at the entrance to the Glendale Dental Center on South Glendale Avenue.
Sahabi and Dr. Farid...
| Feb 16, 2011
A mission to bring dental care to South America is re-routed Louisiana. WGNO's Vanessa Bolano says dentists and oral surgeons are restoring lives one tooth at a time.
Suction devices and drills, two sounds that make most of us cringe, but not here, not...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 1:31 AM
When should I schedule my child's first trip to the dentist? Should my 3-year-old be flossing? How do I know if my child needs braces?
Many parents have a tough time judging how much dental care their kids need. They know they want to prevent cavities,...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 1:26 PM
It seems just about everyone has to have his wisdom teeth extracted. For most, it's an easy procedure and an easy recovery. But many people don't understand why we have those third molars to begin with — or if there are alternatives to removal. We...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 11:48 AM
Everyone wants healthier looking hair, but it can be harder to achieve for some, especially if it is starting to get thin. In the colder seasons there are simple things you can do like not wear the same hat over and over which can...
| Jan 7, 2011
If you made New Years Resolutions to take better care of yourself and put a little more into your appearance in 2011 and already are beginning to waiver, Beauty Expert Stacy Cox joined us live with beauty shortcuts to help you stay true to you and keep...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 1:30 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla. (AP) - The whirring sound of the drill and the acrid smell of a tooth being ground are common in dentist offices. But this is no ordinary dental clinic. The patient weighs upwards of 1,000 pounds, has a powerful bite and an even meaner...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 7:05 PM
MISHAWAKA — More people are learning they are out of luck and maybe out of money after using AllCare Dental and Dentures. The company abruptly closed its doors Monday, citing financial problems.
Now, many patients who paid for treatment...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 6:10 AM
Allcare Dental and Dentures announced Monday that they have closed their offices and are going out of business leaving many patients without the work they have already paid for.
One patient Fox59 News spoke to said he has been having problems with his...