Celebrate the 4th of July with fireworks, friends and food. If you’re in the Boise area for the holiday, check out these events. But in planning your Independence Day party, remember to serve some healthy fare – like fruits and vegetables. Starting your kids on a healthy diet … [Read more...]
Getting ready for the Easter bunny
This weekend, kids will be searching for candy-filled plastic eggs and biting into chocolate bunnies. While kids (and adults) love to indulge in tasty marshmallow peeps and chocolate candies, most dentists dread the results that filling up your mouth with Easter candy could cause … [Read more...]
How to treat your sweetheart right this Valentine’s Day
Conversation hearts, truffles and heart-shaped boxes of chocolates—these are the symbols of Valentine’s Day for lovers around the country. But is a sweet for your sweet, sweet for her teeth? For chocoholics and those with a sweet tooth, the good news is that chocolate is … [Read more...]
Are you drinking too much sugar?
When 3 p.m. rolls around, are you reaching for an energy drink to keep you productive for the rest of the day? If so, you’re not alone. Dentists are seeing an increase of patients that have dental decay but have no idea why. After a review of diet and oral health habits, we are … [Read more...]