Young girl brushing teeth with fluoride toothpaste with her dad

Fluoride Myths vs. Facts: Keeping Your Children Healthy and Safe

Imagine a world where fluoride myths roam freely, like tales of toothbrush-wielding fairies and sparkling teeth potions. At TrueCare Dentistry, we’re on a mission to debunk the myths and reveal the sparkling truth about fluoride! What is fluoride? “Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral used in many dental products to strengthen tooth enamel and prevent cavities. It’s also added to …

Invisalign®

Invisalign® clear braces offer a solution for on-the-go teens and adults who need braces but don’t want the hassle of the traditional kind — painful tightening each month, brackets that irritate the soft tissue of your cheek, rubber bands pulling and tugging at your teeth.  This barely seen solution also barely interferes with daily life. It requires minimal visits to …

Caucasian man with short brown hair and blue eyes smiling with yellow teeth.

Yellow Teeth

Yellow teeth can make you feel so self conscious. When the celebrities you see in the movies and even people in your circle of friends all have bright white smiles, it feels like your stained teeth really stand out. You just know everyone’s wondering what happened to them, and you keep asking yourself, “Why are my teeth yellow?” So, what …

Healthy school lunch with a cheese and lettuce sandwich, broccoli, carrots, tomato, banana, apple.

Healthy School Lunch Ideas to Promote Good Oral Health

Healthy school lunch ideas that promote good oral health include nutrient packed foods that will help your kids have strong and healthy teeth. If your kids are like most kids, they’re eating up the summer vacation from school (and maybe devouring all the snacks in your pantry, too!). Maybe you’ve had a more relaxed schedule while school’s been out and …

Blonde, High School-aged girl wearing aqua mouthguard playing lacrosse

A Mouthguard for Sports Prevents Mouth Injury and Protects Orthodontics

A mouthguard for sports is an important consideration for athletes and parents, whether they are new to a sport, they’ve experienced a past mouth injury, or even a close call…  It’s a scene repeated over and over, year after year. Parents in athletic stadiums around the country hold their breath when bodies collide. Student athletes fall to the ground, and …