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Your Expert Guide to Discount and Full Coverage Dental Insurance

Dental insurance plans are a little more complicated than an auto insurance. This is because insurance companies allow you to add (or subtract) dental procedures so that it fits your current situation. For instance, a young man in his 20s would not really need to be insured for dentures unless he is active in a […]

What’s The Difference Between Dental Discount Programs & Traditional Dental Insurance-Do They Save?

Maintaining your oral health is essential to a healthy lifestyle. Most people want to make the commitment to improve their oral health, but have a hard time choosing between traditional dental insurance and a dental discount program. Therefore it’s important to understand how the differences between dental insurance and dental discount programs can affect you. […]

Fear of the Dentist – Is “Dental Phobia” a Misnomer?

What is dental phobia? A “phobia” is traditionally defined as “an irrational severe fear that leads to avoidance of the feared situation, object or activity” (however, the Greek word “phobia” simply means fear). Exposure to the feared stimulus provokes an immediate anxiety response, which may take the form of a panic attack. The phobia causes […]