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Oral Hygiene

Alumni come together to fight dreaded white spots after braces

December 11, 2015

How do you get orthodontists to research—let alone talk about—this taboo topic? Appeal to their sense of loyalty and form an alumni practice-based research network, of course.

You Asked: Should I scrape my tongue?

October 28, 2015

When it comes to good hygiene, we all know to brush our teeth. But, have you ever thought about the amount of germs that collect on your tongue? Much like a paint scraper takes old residue off of a wall, scraping your tongue will help remove oral bacteria that live in hard-to-reach places.