It’s important to teach children how to floss. Follow these tips to make it a habit they love.

Kids and Flossing: Establishing Good Oral Health Habits Early

Preventive care is key for adults and kiddos. You can help little ones brush their smiles—but what about flossing?

14% of Americans would rather clean the toilet than floss their teeth and that mindset is something parents can change by educating kids at an early age.

Benefit utilization can increase employee wellness and your company’s bottom line.

3 Ways to Incentivize Benefits Utilization

Next to salary, medical and dental benefits are a top reason employees accept a job offer. Yet, many employees aren’t using their benefits to their full advantage.

Benefit utilization helps everyone involved. With utilization, employees live a healthier and more productive lifestyle and companies can save money by earning lower group premiums.

Don’t get caught with an unhealthy craving! Here are healthy food swaps that are OK to eat while pregnant.

What to Do When You Crave Forbidden Pregnancy Foods

Sweets, carbs and meats are what pregnant women want most (in that order). But what happens when you’re starving for sashimi or begging for Brie? Here’s how to cope with common off-limit cravings:

DIY a toothbrush timer for kids! Fun, easy and crafty!

DIY: Glittery Toothbrush Timer for Kids

Nothing makes toothbrush timing more fun than glitter. Make sure little ones are brushing for the full 2 minutes with this 3-step DIY craft.

What do you know about the oral health of Virginian presidents?

The Secret Smiles of Virginian Presidents

Virginia is for lovers, and it’s also for presidents! The commonwealth is the birthplace of 8 presidents – more than any other state.

Did you know: Employees who use their benefits tend to be healthier and more productive.

Resources to Encourage Employee Benefit Use

Healthy employees are more productive, but almost half of employees don’t fully understand their company’s coverage options, according to a nationwide survey. The best way for employees to take full advantage of their plan is to understand its features. Use this guide as your insurance assistant to encourage your employees to use their benefits:

You can naturally get vitamin D, even if the sun isn’t shining!

Natural Foods Full of Vitamin D

A little vitamin D makes a big difference when it comes to healthy teeth.

It helps your body absorb calcium and phosphate, strengthening and protecting tooth enamel. Sun exposure is the easiest way for us to get vitamin D, but if it’s cloudy or you’re stuck in the office, sunshine is in short supply.

Luckily these natural foods can give you your daily dose of vitamin D:

There are several reasons why people skip the dentist. Learn why you shouldn’t.

Why People Avoid the Dentist (And Why YOU Shouldn’t)

Be honest: When was the last time you saw the dentist?

No more excuses! We’re here to refute the reasons people are reluctant to visit the dentist:

Dental care doesn’t have to break the bank. Use these fun idioms to help you budget:

3 Sayings to Help Budget Your Next Dental Procedure

We all know that sometimes dental care can be costly.

Luckily, there are ways you can budget for your next dental procedure. We’ve adapted 3 of our favorite idioms to help you pinch a penny and prep financially:

These foods will help your students make the grade!

Back to School Foods that Boost Brainpower

Studying and snacking go hand-in-hand. Feeding kids hummus over sweets affects their smile, body and brain. Younger years are critical for cranium development, so use these tips to provide proper nutrition this school year.