1. Stocking Stuffer Ideas That Are Dentist-Approved!

    Now that your stomach has, hopefully, finally settled from your Thanksgiving meal, it is time for you to rest and prepare for the new year, right? Of course, we all know that this is a lie. Once November ends it is time to buckle down and start getting ready for Christmas. Especially for parents like you, this is a pretty chaotic time of the year. You have to make sure that your house is decorated…Read More

  2. Encouraging Your Little One to Floss

    For many of you out there, there is one thing that your dentist always tells you that you need to do more often. You know exactly what we’re talking about don’t you? Flossing, of course! We’re not mad, just disappointed. But don’t worry, this blog is not about giving you a hard time about flossing more. That’s a job for your dentist. Instead, as your young one’s pediatric dentist in Re…Read More

  3. Setting Up A Healthy Garden

    Welcome back to our blog series on gardening! As we talked about in our first blog, gardening is a great way to build healthy habits. When we think of health, we think of our physical health, but rarely remember that having healthy teeth is just as important to our overall wellness. Our pediatric dentists know that gardening is a fun summer activity, it provides fresh fruits and veggies, and it ca…Read More

  4. Benefits of Building A Garden

    Summer is an amazing time for kids, but it can be kind of stressful for families. Figuring out daycare, activities to keep kids entertained, new routines — it can be a lot. You want the summer to be fun and to be a time of making lasting memories. Creating a garden is the perfect way to make this happen. Whether you’re with your kids at home during the summer or not, creating a garden is a fam…Read More

  5. All About Fluoride!

    Fluoride has been one of those topics of debate in the past decade. A number of people have experienced growing concerns about whether fluoride is dangerous, and whether or not it should be added to the water. Our pediatric dentists are here to set the record straight. Fluoride has a ton of benefits, and it’s not as scary as people make it out to be. Learn more from Treasured Teeth, and set up y…Read More

  6. Foods That Are Surprisingly High in Sugar

    We know that candy is full of sugar and that ideally, you shouldn’t be taking a spoonful of sugar to make the medicine go down. But there are a lot of foods with surprisingly high amounts of sugar, and they’re usually foods we don’t think twice about. When we don’t know what’s in our food or beverages, we’re not able to make informed eating decisions. As parents, the last thing we want…Read More

  7. Letter From the Tooth Fairy

    Losing baby teeth is a big deal! Aside from the fact that it’s kind of weird and strange that our teeth all fall out at some point when we’re young, it’s also a sign that your kiddo is growing up. At Treasured Teeth, our kid’s dentists are fortunate enough to be in direct contact with the Tooth Fairy. If you’re looking for a letter to print out for your child on their first lost baby too…Read More

  8. 4 Unexpected Ways To Protect Your Child’s Teeth

    You help your child brush their teeth in the morning and again at night. You might even be able to get them to floss once in awhile (good for you if you do). And yet, there are countless other ways that kiddos can end up with damaged teeth, even when you do everything right at home. Our pediatric dentists in Thornton and Reunion have plenty of thoughts on how you can help protect your child’s te…Read More

  9. The Worst Things For Your Child’s Teeth

    Parents all know the main things that their kids should be doing to keep up with their dental health. We know that brushing teeth and flossing, as well as regularly scheduled dental cleanings are necessary. We know that the occasional mouthwash rinse can be beneficial. In short, we know what’s good for our teeth. What we don’t always know is the bad stuff, or the things that can be harmful to …Read More

  10. Best and Worst: Halloween Candy Ranked

    Once we hit October, whether you are prepared for it or not, the holiday season has started. What better way to usher in a season of indulgences than with Halloween? October kicks off the time when bite-sized candy bars begin appearing in the office and your kids get the excuse to dress up and gather loads of candy. First, there is Halloween, then Thanksgiving, followed by Christmas, New Year's an…Read More