Insurance terms and definitions

Dental Benefit Basics: Common Terms Defined

If insurance terms and definitions terms confuse you, you’re not alone. A 2016 survey found that only 4% of Americans could identify basic insurance terms and definitions. In order to better understand dental benefits, it’s important to start with the basics. That’s...

How does fluoride help teeth

Fluoride: The Mineral with Big Benefits

Fluoride, a naturally occurring mineral, is not only beneficial, but also essential to teeth. How does fluoride help teeth? Fluoride makes up the enamel of teeth—or the hard outer layer. As we use our teeth, bacteria, sugar and acids break...