Springtime Allergies

Springtime is here in the Vail Valley, and allergies abound! Many of us take antihistamines such as Allegra, Zyrtec and Claritin to help alleviate our symptoms. Many of these drugs have side effects that affect the oral cavity. One such side effect is dry mouth. Dry...

Sports Drinks & Your Teeth

With spring here, many Vail Valley residents are beginning to bike, hike, and be outdoors as much as possible.  Some people look for hydration in sports drinks such as Gatorade and PowerAde.   Many of these drinks contain as much sugar and acid as soda and prolonged...