When former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham told the world she was on an alkaline diet, everyone began the rapid fire Google search for guides and recipes, and immediately the alkaline diet craze was born. Touted as being the ultimate diet for everything from weight loss to preventing cancer, the alkaline diet has taken the world by storm...
Xylitol is a sugar derived primarily from forest and agricultural materials. Many studies have shown Xylitol reduction of the incidence of caries and improvement in oral health.
In Pediatric Dentistry, we recognize that children vary greatly in their cognitive and emotional development, medical conditions, and responses to pain and interventions.
The public has become more aware of advances in cosmetic dentistry and due to news stories and advertisements, the desire for dental whitening in pediatric and adolescent patients have increased.
Palm Valley Pediatric Dentistry recognizes the importance of educating our patients about oral health and its potential risk in modern days fashion trends. The use of intraoral jewelry and piercings of oral and perioral tissues have been gaining popularity among adolescents and young adults.