There’s no way you can walk around these days without being reminded to wash your hands and not touch your face. And with very good reason. But why is this? Our hands seem pretty clean, right? Washing after using the bathroom or before preparing food, sure, but why more often than that? What is it […]
Awash in advice…
Really? An apple a day?
It’s not that much of a secret that kids eating lots of sugar increases cavities. And there’s that old adage that an apple a day keeps the doctor away. But has anyone really looked into these things? Can an apple a day keep the dentist away? We turned our eye to these this month during […]
Health from the very first tooth
Each February, since 1949, the American Dental Association celebrates our smallest patients with National Children’s Dental Health Month. Bringing attention to good oral health from the very first tooth promotes a lifetime of healthy smiles. Good habits are best kept when they’re made early. Brushing and flossing with your child to start and end the […]
Here’s a great new reason to smile.
Millions of people are making New Year’s resolutions to look better and feel better this year. Millions are also flaking out on their resolutions. Ruthlessly and wantonly, they ditch the new gym membership and reach for the pie. But here at Meyers Family Dental? We have the secret to looking better and feeling better. Read […]
When December matches the weather…
Now that it’s actually December, it seems that the calendar year has finally caught up with our wacky Westerville weather! And now that it’s December, we can officially surrender to the holiday season being in full swing. And as is our new December tradition, we want to remind everyone about Hermey. In 2014 the American […]
The 12 Dogs (and cats!) of December?
It seems that year after year the holiday season jumps up on us sooner and sooner. Just as soon as we’ve washed the forks and put away the leftovers, it’s time for the rest of the winter holidays. There is more food, more sweet drinks, more cookies, pies, feasting, food-oriented gifts… But there are also […]
Don’t just count, share!
There are so many things in this modern life to take for granted. We just assume that when we flick on the light switch, light will come. We really just assume our arm will work to flick the switch! At least once a year, at least, we are pressed into recognizing the many great gifts […]
For most people, teeth cleaning may just be a normal part of your daily routine. But what if the way you clean your teeth today might affect your chances of getting Alzheimer’s disease in years to come? There are about 5.8 million people living with Alzheimer’s. It’s terrible to imagine how many other connected lives […]
Hey, you! Eat This!
Choices are everywhere. No, really. Everywhere. It’s a complicated world and we are constantly working with a vast amount of input to operate our daily lives. Did you know that your food choices can very seriously impact the health of your teeth and gums? We are all aware that choosing terrible foods can impact your […]
Cool blues and sparkling whites…
We all have visions of what a perfect summer means. Cool, blue pool waters and crisp, white linens… As well, we all have visions of our perfect smile. The benefits of a great smile may be more than you realize. Studies have shown that you are making an impression with your smile on people when […]