Do Baby Teeth Matter?

Most people assume that because baby teeth are temporary, they aren’t that important. However, a child’s first set of teeth is essential for healthy adult teeth as they set proper spacing for them. Teach your child proper dental care and healthy habits...

Closed for Staff Training Feb. 13th

On Wednesday, February 13th both the Talkeetna and Willow offices will be closed for staff training and development. We¬†will reopen on Valentines Day ūüôā Thursday,¬†February 14th at 9:00 AM.¬† Please call 911 in the event of an...

What You Should Know About Fluoride

We are always told to choose toothpaste containing fluoride to help fight dental cavities, but some people claim that fluoride is harmful to our health. Which should you believe? Let’s find out how fluoride affects your teeth and health.   What is Fluoride?...

Easy-peasy Banana Pancakes

Bananas are a great source of fiber, as well as potassium, vitamins, and minerals; plus, they are also good for the heart. This recipe is excellent for a quick breakfast or a snack. Since bananas are naturally sweet, you can enjoy this dish without the guilt of...

All About Your Heart

Heart disease affects millions of Americans each year, making it responsible for one in four deaths. A common misconception is that only older people get heart disease, but it can strike anyone at any age. Heart disease does not discriminate; in fact, one in five...

Understanding Glaucoma

The National Eye Institute states that there are 3 million people affected by glaucoma, a devastating condition that leaves one blind. By 2030, researchers expect that numbers will rise by 58%, affecting 4.2 million Americans; and the sad thing is, most of these...

Hepatitis: Types, Symptoms and Treatment

Millions of people in America as well as globally are suffering from the hepatitis virus. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention states, about 1.2 million people in America are infected by hepatitis B. These viral infections cause inflammation to the liver...