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Happy Reptile Awareness Day!


  Did you know that malnutrition and improper environmental conditions can lead to tooth loss for snakes and other reptiles? For more useful facts about caring for your reptiles and their dental needs click on the link below:



The July 2013 issue of Woman’s World had a beautiful full page add dedicated to the miraculous health benefits of the Calendula flower.  This cousin to the marigold is said to have multiple healing properties that will make you “look and…

Shower Power


For those that haven’t learned to love string floss or floss holders:   Flossing time is one of the most valuable few minutes spent each day because the bacteria below the gum line is aggressive and causes infection.  This infection…