Posts From November, 2017

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Leave the Crevasses to Mt. Hood

When you’re up to hiking on Mt. Hood, the last thing you want to underestimate is a crevasse. The same could be said for the molars of your children. Although maybe not in the “crevasse” realm, pits and fissures in the molars can trap food particles and become breeding grounds for bacteria. You know where […]


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Gingivitis, the Scary Word that No One Knows the Meaning of

We don’t even realize it, but we’re continually under siege from advertisers. In Portland, one of the world’s most famous ad agencies, Wieden & Kennedy, probably even had something to do with it. The only way most of us have ever heard the word “gingivitis” is from advertising. Listerine has long used the phrase, “Listerine […]