Guard Your Smile

written by CariFree

I got a phone call from my mom the other day saying she thought of me while she was at work.  I asked her what she meant and she told me about the conversation she had with one of her students: “Mrs. Miller, do you brush your teeth?” the rosy-cheeked second grader asked. “Why of […]

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The #1 question you should STOP asking your dentist to save money

written by CariFree

“We have a problem” is never something you want to hear, especially when it’s coming from your mechanic.  I learned this the hard way after my appointment for a tire rotation took much longer than expected.  It was nearly 45-minutes past the agreed upon end time and I began to wonder what the holdup was.  […]

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Her name was Finley

written by CariFree

By now perhaps you have heard her name.  Finley Boyle was an adorable 3-year-old Hawaiian girl whose toothache turned to tragedy last month.  Finley failed to regain consciousness after undergoing a dental procedure requiring general anesthesia.  The incident took place at Island Dentistry on Kailua, Hawaii.  Sadly, little Finley passed away on January 3rd after […]

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Sometimes You Need A Silver Lining

written by CariFree

The below comments are being published with enthusiastic permission from a blog follower named Christina. No matter where you are in your CAMBRA journey, we hope you take her words to heart. As a patient, I know it can be frustrating to implement changes but please do not give up! I have struggled with cavities […]

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