Cigna Dental Newsletters

Oral Care For A Healthier You

Refresh Your Breath
Learn what causes bad breath and how you can prevent it. [ Read More » ]


Why Visit The Dentist?
Review some of the many reasons why professional dental care is important to oral and overall health. [ Read More » ]


Open Up And Say "Prevention".
You can get cancer anywhere in your body. Even in your mouth and throat. Most people who get oral cancer are over
40 years old and smoke or chew tobacco.* But oral cancer can strike at any age – whether you use tobacco or not. [ Read More » ]


Clean Mouth. Healthy Smile. 
Brush away plaque. The bacteria in plaque are the main cause of cavities and gum disease.... [ Read More » ]

 

 

Dental Care And Well-being

Avoid Stress And Its Impact On Your Oral Health.
Many people are aware of the physical and emotional symptoms commonly caused by stress. Like headaches and stomachaches. Or depression and anxiety. But did you know that stress can also affect your oral health? [ Read More » ]


Fear Less. Smile More. Overcome Dental Anxiety.
For some people, a visit to the dentist can be scary. Between 9% and 20% of Americans avoid going to the dentist because of anxiety or fear. But the good news is you can work with your dentist to make your visit easier. [ Read More » ]


Maintain Your Oral Health In The Wake Of A Disaster.
Good oral care is important. Even during life’s more unpredictable times, such as natural disasters. When living in an evacuation center or during a water shortage, it may be hard to keep your mouth clean. The bacteria in your mouth could adversely affect the rest of your body. [ Read More » ]

 

Dental Care And Family

Do You Smile At Dad Jokes?
Do you know what one of the most common factors associated with infrequent dental checkups is? Simply being male. It’s true. In fact, women are more proactive than men in maintaining their teeth and gums. Changing this statistic doesn’t have to be hard. [ Read More » ]


Breakfast is Tooth Friendly
We’ve all heard it before: breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But what you may not know is that it’s also important for the health of your teeth. [ Read More » ]


Healthy Smiles Start At Home.
Teaching your child about dental hygiene as soon as the first tooth comes can lead to a lifetime of healthy dental habits. [ Read More » ]


Your Child's First Dentist Visit.
You may think that caring for your child’s baby teeth isn’t important. After all, they’re just going to fall out. But baby teeth are very important and need to be taken care of properly. Below are some simple tips to get your child on the path to good oral health today, so he or she will be all smiles in the future. [ Read More » ]


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