A look at the manufacturing process of dental floss - an invaluable invention for maintaining oral hygiene and a great weapon against gum diseases.
Consumer Guide to Dentistry
A comprehensive guide to oral and dental hygiene, with information on Dental Health.
Slideshow: What Causes Tooth Enamel Erosion?
Enamel protects the soft inner part of a tooth. But many things we do every day can erode tooth enamel. See the biggest culprits in this WebMD slideshow.
Is Cosmetic Dentistry Right For You?
Do you have insecurities about your smile, or wish your teeth were whiter and straighter? Schedule an appointment with Dr. DiStefano to discuss your concerns and care plan.
4 Tips for Effective Senior Eye Care
Senior eye health is often overlooked among other health issues that come with aging. Senior eye care requires unique treatment tactics. Learn more now!
Top Risk Factors for Oral Cancer
Are you at risk for developing oral cancer? Find out what behaviors you can and cannot change to prevent this form of cancer.
How to Handle Children's Dental Emergencies
No matter what type of emergency your little one has, a good rule of thumb is to call your Long Island pediatric dentist as soon as you can...
Tips for Common Dental Emergencies
Like all emergencies, dental emergencies appear out of nowhere and demand immediate attention. Knowing what to do when an emergency arises is key to having
Top Ten Nutrition Tips for Everyday Health
Here are my top ten favorite tips for healthy eating all year long, with lots of amazing links to more helpful information from Reboot. This is by no means a complete list of guidelines but a few key things to get you started or keep you moving forward on the path toward healthy eating as a lifestyle. 1.) Drink plenty of water. Our bodies are about 60% water – with muscle mass carrying much more than fat tissue! We need to drink water to keep our body systems running smoothly, optimize metabolism, boost energy levels, and promote good digestion, just to name a few. Besides water, electrolytes are important especially if you exercise. 2.) Eat plenty of plants. These colorful gems provide essential phytonutrients, micronutrients, vitamins, minerals and enzymes – all of which…
What is Dental Phobia and Dental Anxiety
Dental phobia and dental anxiety can make it very difficult for people to keep regular dentist appointments. Find out more about dental phobia.