Posts From January, 2016

Bad Dental Habits That You Should Change Now

If you want to take the best possible care of your teeth, there are many things you need to do. There are also several thing you should not do. Many bad habits can cause tooth decay and gum disease. The sooner you stop these habits, the better off your teeth and gums will be. Smoking… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 29 2016

Charitable Dental Clinics See Increase In Patients

Charitable dental clinics are held all over the country and are becoming increasingly popular. Many clinics have reported an increase in patients and many even see patients camping out on the streets just so they can get in to one of the clinic. Dental care is not covered by many different insurance companies and many… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 29 2016

Iconic Michigan Tug Boat Pulled From Water For Repair

An iconic Michigan tug boat that many people are used to see on a regular basis, has been pulled from the water. The boat is in need of repair and is currently in a shop. It will return soon. “The Joy lives up to her name and is really part of the family and fabric… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 29 2016

Groundbreaking Date Set For New Visitor Center

Blandford Nature Center’s new visitor’s center finally has a groundbreaking date set. It will begin on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. The Mary Jane Dockeray Visitor Center will be the first stop for people visiting the nature center. “The vision of this place started with one person, now it is all of ours to take care… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 29 2016

What Does Soda Do To Children’s Teeth?

Soda is not good for teeth but many people ignore the dental and health risks and continue to drink it.  Soda can ruin teeth especially in children but yet many parents still allow them to consume it. The effects of soda may not always be obvious or soon, but overtime it can cause decay and… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 28 2016

Are Your Habits Hurting Your Teeth?

There are many things you can do on a regular basis that can help you protect your teeth and prevent tooth decay. There are also many thing you do that could harm your teeth. Could your bad habits be causing your tooth decay? There are many things you do every day that could be hurting… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 28 2016

Kent County To Test Water For Lead

The Kent County health department will be bringing in some new equipment to test the water for lead. Lead can be dangerous if consumed and many residents are worried that it may be in their drinking water. “Right now there’s a huge backup of testing at the DEQ,” said Allyson Chirio, lab manager at the… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 28 2016

Celebration Cinema Plans To Open Bar

What could make a trip to the movies even better? How about a nice cold beer to enjoy alongside your popcorn. Celebration Cinema is hoping to bring that experience to their theater. “Throughout the United States and the State of Michigan, successful motion picture operators, including Celebration, are meeting modern moviegoers’ desire to have a… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 27 2016

Veterans Get Help With Tooth Care

It can be hard to any veterans to get the dental care they need and deserve.  Many of them do not have insurance or even transportation to a dentist. A new organization has been created to ensure that these veterans get the care they need be it regular dental care or surgery. Read the full… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 27 2016

Lake Michigan’s Ice Caves – Beautiful But Dangerous

Lake Michigan has some beautiful ice caves. They draw a lot of attention and many people want to explore the caves from the inside. These caves can be just as dangerous as they are beautiful and exploring them could result in injury. The caves could fall or melt and anyone inside could become trapped hurt. It… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 26 2016