Monthly Archives: April 2011

How to… Care for your Mouthguard

You have done the first step in selecting your mouthguard. You read about the different types of mouthguards and the benefits of wearing one. Now it is time to learn how to care for your new mouthguard. Do: Rinse your … Continue reading

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Wear a Mouthguard!

Reading about the upcoming NFL Draft got us to thinking about the importance of mouthguards. Did you know that there are several types of mouthguards? Do you know all of the benefits of wearing a mouthguard? Luckily, the team at … Continue reading

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Importance of Dental Care for Expectant Mothers

We all know that your oral health has a direct connection to your overall health. Caring for your teeth and gums while pregnant is especially important. Good dental habits can help prevent oral problems during pregnancy. Below are some do’s … Continue reading

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Earth Day

At Foster Dental Care we celebrate Earth Day, not just on April 22nd but every day! One way we celebrate is by using digital x-rays, not only because they produce less radiation for our patients, but also because they eliminate … Continue reading

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Tooth Friendly Easter Basket Tips

The team at Foster Dental Care wants to know what are you putting in Easter baskets this year? Along with jelly beans and chocolate bunnies why not include a fun colored toothbrush and ‘The Tooth Book’ by Dr. Seuss? That … Continue reading

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FAQ: What is TMD?

Earlier this week we posted 5 exercises to do at home if you suffer from TMD. Which prompted many of our readers to question: What is TMD? The team at Foster Dental Care is glad you asked! Read on for … Continue reading

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TMD/TMJ Stretch!

Do you suffer from TMD? Dr. Alan Foster and the team at Foster Dental Care researched exercises to help you stretch those muscles associated with TMD/TMJ. These exercises will take 15 minutes of your day and can be done at … Continue reading

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Blue Springs Invisalign Provider

Have you considered Invisalign but were worried about how they would look or if people could tell that you are wearing aligners? Check out this video below – not a single person can see the aligners until they are pointed … Continue reading

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know that each time you have a dental exam at Foster Dental Care you receive an Oral Cancer Screening? This is just one of the many reasons you should keep your 6-month dental appointments. The importance of early … Continue reading

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World Health Day 2011

Happy World Health Day! To mark the founding of the World Health Organization (WHO), April 7th has been celebrated as World Health Day since 1950. How are you celebrating World Health Day? As always at Foster Dental Care our hygiene … Continue reading

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