Despite Busy Lives, It’s Important to Make Time for the Dentist

Despite Busy Lives, It’s Important to Make Time for the Dentist

It seems as if everybody is busier these days. There's more to do, more to see, and just more of everything in general. Between school, work, family, friends, and other responsibilities, it's easy to lose sight of what's truly important, such as the health of you and your family. That's why it's more important than ever to make sure to make time for your regular dental appointments. Margate Dentist -- Too Much Information Part of the reason that people are busier than ever today has to ...

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Don’t Forget Your Dentist’s Appointment

Don’t Forget Your Dentist’s Appointment

The problem with making a dentist's appointment for yourself or a family member is that they often are made many months in advance. So it's not always easy to remember an appointment that you make today when it is finally time to visit your dentist. Yet it is very important that you keep your dental appointments, not only for your oral health but also for the dentist. When patients miss appointments without giving advanced notice, it is not only inconvenient for the dental staff but also inco...

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Avoid Getting Sick During the Cold and Flu Season

Avoid Getting Sick During the Cold and Flu Season

Cold and flu season in the US is in full swing. Between now and springtime, millions of people will have to deal with symptoms that include running nose, sneezing, head and chest congestion, and gastrointestinal problems. The best way to avoid contracting a cold or the flu is to avoid people who are already infected. And while most of us can't hibernate in our homes all winter until the danger is passed, there are things you can do to reduce your chances of catching a cold or flu. Tamarac ...

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At McCosh Family Dentistry, Visiting the Dentist Is Pain-Free

At McCosh Family Dentistry, Visiting the Dentist Is Pain-Free

There used to be a time, not that long ago, when people would dread going to the dentist. Dental procedures like root canals, extractions, and even routine cleanings and exams could mean pain, suffering, and discomfort. Going to the dentist was low on the list of things you wanted to do. But not anymore. Recent advancements in dental techniques have eliminated practically all pain associated with going to the dentist. Today, patients at McCosh Family Dentistry can expect a pleasant, pain-fre...

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Before Traveling, Visit Your Dentist

Before Traveling, Visit Your Dentist

If you are gearing up for a big trip to a foreign country or even to another part of the US, it's a good idea to make the first stop on your journey your dentist's office. Your oral health is important all the time, but especially when you are traveling overseas or domestically. If you should experience some sort of dental emergency while you are away from home, it's going to be a lot more complicated to get it taken care of. You will be far better served by having your teeth checked out ...

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A Bright Smile Is the Best Accessory

A Bright Smile Is the Best Accessory

Whether you are going to the beach, shopping at the mall, or just driving around town, it's important that you always look your best. Buying the right clothes, having a stylish haircut, and taking care of the way you look is important. But the most effective way to make a great impression wherever you go is to have a bright, beautiful smile. When you flash your white, straight teeth, people are going to notice you. Pompano Beach Dentist -- Taking Care of Your Smile Taking care of your s...

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Schedule All Your 2018 Appointments at Once

Schedule All Your 2018 Appointments at Once

With the new year just a couple of weeks away, many people are thinking about their New Year's resolutions -- or the things they plan to do in the coming year to make their lives better. At McCosh Family Dentistry, the new year brings a new schedule of patient appointments. And our appointment schedule book for 2018 already is filling up fast. If you want to ensure you get the dates and times that are most convenient for you and your family, the time to schedule your appointments for next ...

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During the Holidays, Enjoy Treats Wisely

During the Holidays, Enjoy Treats Wisely

It's the holiday season, the time when many people indulge their sweet tooths. There are so many opportunities to enjoy sweet treats that it's hard to pass them all up. During the holidays, it's perfectly natural to reach for holiday cookies, sweet candy canes, or other holiday favorites. It's a time to celebrate with family and friends and enjoy a little time for yourself. It's also perfectly okay to have fun and enjoy sugary treats during the holidays -- just as long as you don't overdo ...

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Deciphering Dense Dental Insurance

Deciphering Dense Dental Insurance

Most people have dental insurance. But very few people can actually tell you what their coverage entails. Dental insurance can be confusing. Some policies have deductibles while others may not. Some dental insurance carriers will put caps on the amount or types of services they will cover, while others will pay 100 percent for some services but less for others. So how can you tell what your dental policy covers? Don't worry, we've got you covered. Margate Dentist -- Dealing with Dental ...

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Changing Attitudes About Going to the Dentist

Changing Attitudes About Going to the Dentist

Going to the dentist probably isn't on most people's "Bucket List". While today's modern dentistry is much more pain-free and comfortable than it was in the past, many people still have bad associations with dental office visits. Rather than looking forward to seeing their dentist, many are more likely to dread their appointment or avoid their visit altogether. Pompano Beach Dentist --  Creating Comfort for Our Clients At McCosh Family Dentistry, we are familiar with the challenges we ...

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