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The Hidden Sugars In Our Food

Foster Dental Care, your dentist in Blue Springs, Missouri, Reviews The Hidden Sugars In Our Food

WHEN WE THINK OF SUGARY FOOD, we usually picture things like candy, cake, pie, ice cream, and soda, but there is sugar hiding in many of the foods we buy at the grocery store — even foods we don’t think of as sweet! This is bad news for our oral health, because the harmful bacteria in […]

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Preparing For Your Child’s First Dental Visit

SEEING A BABY’S FIRST SMILE is a wonderful moment in a new parent’s life–that little grin leaves a lasting impression! Visiting Foster Dental Care early ensures that your child’s smile remains happy and healthy. First Tooth Pop In? Time To Schedule Their Appointment! The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends that children have their first dental […]

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Reduce Your Time In the Dentist’s Chair

Your time is valuable; almost as valuable as a healthy smile.  Say good-bye to temporary crowns and multiple dental visits. Foster Dental Care is proud to expand their service offerings to include CAD/CAM technology. What does that mean for me? The CAD/CAM (computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing) available at Foster Dental Care includes the use of an […]

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Baby Teeth Myths—Busted!

YOU MIGHT THINK that baby teeth don’t matter because “they’re just going to fall out anyway,” but think again! There are a lot of myths about baby teeth out there, so the team at Foster Dental Care is going to set the record straight: here’s a list of the top four baby teeth myths, BUSTED! Myth #1: Baby Teeth […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

THANK YOU seems too small a statement when commenting on how thankful we are to be your dental care provider. The entire team at Foster Dental Care is beyond grateful for our amazing patients. It is an honor to establish relationships with you and be an active participant in your journey towards excellent dental health. Each day […]

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What Parents Need To Know About Thumb Sucking

THUMB SUCKING IS NORMAL for infants, but many parents wonder about its effect on their child’s future dental health. As a parent, you may have questions such as, “When should I be worried about thumb sucking?” or, “What will happen if my child continues to suck their thumb?” Because thumb sucking is so widespread–it’s estimated that about 75 […]

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How To Help Prepare Your Child For The Dentist

THERE’S NOTHING BETTER than seeing a child’s smile light up a room. While parents understand the importance of keeping that smile healthy by regularly visiting Foster Dental Care, some children are a bit apprehensive about making that visit. There Are Many Potential Causes For A Child’s Dental Anxiety There may be several reasons why your little […]

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Don’t Let Gingivitis Keep You From Smiling

YOU’RE SITTING IN THE DENTAL CHAIR, everything going as planned at your checkup, until your dentist tells you that you have gingivitis. If you haven’t heard of gingivitis before you’re probably thinking, “What is gingivitis? Is it serious? Is it treatable?” Foster Dental Care compiled all the information you need to know about gingivitis so […]

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