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Teeth, Gums, And Diabetes

Check out Foster Dental Care's new blog to learn how you can keep your teeth and gums healthy with diabetes!

IT MIGHT SEEM LIKE diabetes and oral health have little to do with each other, but this is unfortunately not the case. One of the most common effects of diabetes is, in fact, gum disease, and the two conditions can actually make each other harder to deal with. This is why we want to make sure […]

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The Impact Of Smoking On Oral Health

Foster Dental Care, your dentist in Blue Springs, investigates: The Impact Of Smoking On Oral Health

YOU’RE PROBABLY FAMILIAR with some of the ways smoking impacts our health, particularly lung cancer. However, that’s not where the damage ends. Smoking can harm every part of the body, including our oral health. And the problems don’t end with stained teeth and bad breath. Gum Disease Gum disease begins as an inflammation of the gums, […]

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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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What To Look For In A Toothbrush

What To Look For In A Toothbrush by Foster Dental Care

ON THE SURFACE, a toothbrush seems like just another item on the grocery list, but choosing the best one for you can be tricky. There are several factors to take into account, such as bristle softness, grip feel, head size, and whether to stick with manual or go electric. That’s why Foster Dental Care‘s here to […]

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Referral Raffle: WIN MY WALLET

New Patients are welcome at Blue Springs dental practice, Foster Dental Care. You can win just by referring family and friends!

We are pleased to announce our WIN MY WALLET raffle is back, just in time for the holiday season. You could walk away with $500 worth of gift cards stuffed into a brand new wallet! For every new patient you send to Foster Dental Care, your name is added to our drawing. You have until […]

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Fun Tooth Fairy Ideas

THE EXCITEMENT OF LOSING a tooth and waiting for the Tooth Fairy to come is something almost every child looks forward to, but how can parents make sure this rite of passage lives up to the hype? If you’ve been looking for ways to improve your Tooth Fairy game, Foster Dental Care has a few ideas […]

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Welcome, Dr. Niki Shah!

JOIN US IN WELCOMING Dr. Niki Shah to Foster Dental Care! She is an amazing dentist and we are thrilled to have her on our team.  Dr. Shah joins us after completing a dental residency at UMKC. Her advanced education is a huge benefit to our patients. Not only will Dr. Shah make you feel […]

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After-School Snacks For Healthy Teeth

GROWING BODIES NEED a lot of fuel, and that means a lot of after-school snacks. The nature of those snacks can have a big impact on a child’s oral health during this critical period when they’re losing baby teeth and growing in their permanent set. So which snacks are the best ones if you’re trying to […]

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