• Neglecting Myself

    Neglecting Myself: It’s Been 3 Years & It Stops Now.

    Three years. That’s how long I’ve been neglecting myself in terms of oral preventative health care (among other things). That’s how long I put my own importance on the back burner. THREE YEARS! I worked for a dentist when I was in high school and it was there that I learned to really appreciate the value of good oral hygiene. Brushing two – or three – times a day. Daily flossing. Frequent fluoride rinses. Prior to these three years I wouldn’t have dreamed of neglecting myself. I was firmly planted in the chair of a dental hygienist every six months…like clockwork. So what happened? I’d like to blame kids: my…