The Truth about Cavities: 5 Facts Everyone Should Know

With the holiday season in full swing, sugary treats are in abundance—which means your teeth just might be at risk for tooth decay. Before you begin to indulge in your favorite sweets, here are a few things you should know about cavities and how to prevent them. 1. Sugar really does “rot your teeth,” but … Continued

Fact or Fiction: The Most Common Myths about Mouthwash

When used properly, mouthwash can be of big benefit to your oral health. Yet there seems to be quite a few common misconceptions about mouth rinses. Can you separate common mouthwash myths from the facts? Let’s find out! Mouthwash cures bad breath. False – While mouthwash can certainly reduce bad breath, the effects are not … Continued

Coffee Stains: Top 5 Ways to Fight Them

There’s nothing that goes better with this cold weather than a hot cup of coffee. However, you might begin to notice that your favorite beverage can also be one of the leading causes of stains on your teeth. Why is this the case? Your dental enamel is the hardest substance in your body, but it … Continued

Botox vs. Juvederm: Which is Right for You?

If you’re looking to renew your skin and remove unwanted lines and wrinkles, Valley Dental Care is happy to offer two possible solutions: Botox and Juvederm. But how do you know which one is for you? Botox has been around for quite some time and millions of Americans have had great success with it! However, … Continued

Quick Tips for a Healthy Body This Holiday Season

The holidays are gearing up, and the goodies, gifts, and treats sometimes puts an overload on the blood sugar creating a difficult road on control. Therefore, as a reminder, this post is to help everyone-those with diabetes, borderline, or caregivers-to understand the connection between oral care and its effects on the kidney and liver functions … Continued