Quick Reads

Should You Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed?

February 10th, 2016 by A Life of Smiles Team

A lot of people need to have their wisdom teeth removed, but not everyone. Your dentist can check out your teeth and tell you if they are causing problems or could cause problems in the future. Not everyone needs to have their wisdom teeth removed and the surgery should only be done if necessary. Read …..

Sleeping With Your Mouth Open Is Bad For Your Teeth

February 10th, 2016 by A Life of Smiles Team

There are many things that dentists claim are bad for your teeth, but who knew sleeping with your mouth open is one of them? Dentists claim that sleeping with your mouth open is as bad for your teeth as drinking a fizzy drink right before bed and could cause tooth decay and other problems. Read …..

Snowy Owls Begin Landing In Michigan

February 8th, 2016 by A Life of Smiles Team

Snowy owls, like many birds, migrate. They make long trips from the Arctic to the United States and back again. Many of them are landing in Michigan and being banded. Some of these owls are exhausted and are in need of care. Many have been nursed back to health and released again. Read the full …..

Mobile Dental Units Are Saving Elderly Teeth

February 3rd, 2016 by A Life of Smiles Team

Mobile dental units safe a lot of smiles and are convenient for everyone, but they are a blessing to many elderly patients. Some elderly patients are unable to get to a dentist’s office for the procedures they need. When a mobile unit brings the care to them, they are much more likely to get the …..

Charitable Dental Clinics See Increase In Patients

January 29th, 2016 by A Life of Smiles Team

Charitable dental clinics are held all over the country and are becoming increasingly popular. Many clinics have reported an increase in patients and many even see patients camping out on the streets just so they can get in to one of the clinic. Dental care is not covered by many different insurance companies and many …..