Baby Teething Tips

Baby Teething Tips

If you have a teething baby at home, you will probably take all of the tips you can get. Teething can turn your adorable little angel into a crying, drooling, and completely unpleasant mess. We hope it helps you to know that teething is a normal process, and it will end soon. Continue reading Baby Teething Tips

Is 2021 Causing Cracked Teeth?

Is 2021 Causing Cracked Teeth?

We think it is pretty safe to say that the stress of 2020 has spilled over into 2021. The ongoing coronavirus pandemic continues to affect our culture, our economy, and our everyday lives. Social and political division has caused newsworthy conflicts all over the country. And now, an unprecedented winter storm has left millions in our metroplex without the basic necessities of power and water. Stress can manifest itself physically in the human body in various ways. The manifestation we, as dental professionals, most commonly see is teeth clenching and/or grinding, also called bruxism. Continue reading Is 2021 Causing Cracked Teeth?

LOVE Your Smile Teeth Whitening Special! Part 2

LOVE Your Smile Teeth Whitening Special! Part 2

In February, we celebrate Valentine’s Day, a holiday dedicated showing love. This year, show a little love to your smile. At Prosper Family Dentistry, we are offering a month-long promotion of two different types of professional teeth whitening. Last week, we described professional take-home teeth whitening in custom-made carrier trays. This week, we will focus on our on-the-go whitening kits. Continue reading LOVE Your Smile Teeth Whitening Special! Part 2

Everything You Need to Know about Laughing Gas

Everything You Need to Know about Laughing Gas

Laughing gas gets a lot of “press” because it has a funny name (pun intended), and it makes for a good story. Many sitcoms have featured laughing gas in episodes where the main characters go to the dentist. While it definitely makes for good comic material, it is a genuine dental treatment option and necessary for many people to obtain the vital healthcare they need. This article will explain all you need to understand about laughing gas. Continue reading Everything You Need to Know about Laughing Gas

Do-It-Yourself Teeth Whitening is a Don’t!

Do-It-Yourself Teeth Whitening is a Don’t!

Nowadays, it seems that you can figure out how to do everything yourself. People tell stories of performing complicated tasks after doing some online research or watching a Youtube video. In the days where everyone seems to be an expert, it can be difficult to know when you’re receiving good advice and when you could be placing yourself at risk for something dangerous. Continue reading Do-It-Yourself Teeth Whitening is a Don’t!

Sugar-Free Stocking Stuffers

Sugar-Free Stocking Stuffers

This is the week! We will celebrate the holiday season with gifts for loved ones, and many of us do that by filling stockings up with goodies. The easiest thing to throw in those big treat bags is candy. But surely, you are all getting plenty of sugar this week without the stocking stuffers, right? Instead, how about picking some of these treats to fill your stockings? Continue reading Sugar-Free Stocking Stuffers