Category Dental Insurance

27
May

Helpful Dental Hygiene Hacks for Kids

A common question among parents is when they should begin teaching their children oral hygiene. Many dentists assert that parents can start laying the groundwork for good brushing habits before their child’s first tooth even breaks the surface. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), tooth decay is the most common chronic disease found …

18
Mar

5 Most Common Dental Problems And How To Avoid Them

According to American author William Arthur Ward, “A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.” Smiling is something we do instinctively as infants and something we carry with us all throughout our lives. Unfortunately for some, their smiles may not prove to be as warm and welcoming as they would hope. Problems such as …

16
Feb

Myopia and Millennials: The Trend No One Saw Coming

According to a Nielson Company audience report, it is estimated that the average American spends over 10 hours behind a screen consuming digital media and content. But is this much screen time actually helping us or hurting us? As it happens, a number of studies have recently come out against the rapid increase in screen …

21
Dec

The Cost Of Not Having Dental Insurance

If you and your family have been skipping trips to the dentist, you’re not alone. “For every adult without health insurance, an estimated three lack dental insurance” this comes according to a quote issued by the Kaiser Family Foundation based off of research conducted by the National Association of Dental Plans. A Key Component Of …

28
Sep

Visit a Dentist— ANY Dentist

The Member Group Comprehensive PPO is a dental plan that can help you save1 and get the care you need. No matter who your dentist may be, with the MetLife Preferred Dentist Program, the power to choose and save is yours. Here are the facts: You can go to any licensed dentist, in or out …

31
May

Tips to Help You Keep Your Teeth for Life

Did you know that one in four Americans over 65 have no teeth? That being said, a healthy smile can be an impressive asset! Your teeth vary in shape and size depending on where they are in your mouth. These differences allow them to do many different jobs. They help us talk, pronounce different sounds …