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How important is wearing rubber bands with braces?

If you just started your journey to a beautiful new smile and your orthodontist tells you that rubber bands will be a part of your braces treatment plan, you may...
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How braces have evolved over the years

If you had braces before the 21st century, you’ll notice that today’s braces have changed drastically! Braces are now more comfortable, compact, durable, efficient and discreet than ever before. Let’s...
Couple of kids with grinding teeth

Can braces help with teeth grinding?

Has a friend or partner recently told you that you grind your teeth at night? Or maybe you know you‘re guilty of grinding your teeth? You may be wondering how...
A couple wondering if HSA covers orthodontics

4 Ways you can use HSAs for braces or Invisalign®

The portion of your orthodontics cost that isn’t covered by your insurance company may be covered by your HSA account. Plus, since HSA money is untaxed, you can get even...
Woman wearing invisalign smiles after taking her vitamins

Surprising Benefits of Taking Vitamin Supplements with Braces or Invisalign®

Taking daily vitamins and minerals is one of the easiest ways to improve your health, strengthen your immune system and live your most confident life!  You can take certain vitamins...
sports players wearing mouthguards with braces are about to take off running

Your Guide to Wearing a Mouthguard with Braces

If you’re a football player, soccer player, baseball player, tennis player or any other sports player, it’s essential that you wear a mouthguard with or without braces.  According to a...