Smile Habits OC

Learn how to keep your and your family's smile healthy and happy! Smile Habits OC is a resource for anyone who would like to know more about maintaining good oral health.

Infancy (0-11 months)


It starts with my very first tooth.

Early Childhood (1-5 years)


Help me develop good habits from the start.

School-Aged Children (6-13 years)


Protecting my permanent teeth is important to me.

Adolescents & Young Adults (14-20 years)


I need to take control of my oral health.

Adults (21-64 years)


My oral health is just as important as my overall health.

Pregnant and Postpartum Women


Oral health care and medical care go hand in hand.

Older Adults/Seniors (65+ years)


I want to keep my smile and natural teeth.

Individuals with Developmental Disabilities / Special Health Care Needs


I may need help for my best oral health.

Blogs and Local Oral Health News

Blog
September 1, 2020

Back to School Smile

Pencils, notebooks, rulers, and erasers. It’s September and the start of a new school year for many scholars has begun. Giving your children the school supplies and the resources they…
Blog
August 3, 2020

Help with Dental Costs

A toothache or a cavity can be painful. It can make eating a tough task and affect your overall health. Some oral health problems can lead to costly dental treatment,…
Blog
July 6, 2020

Getting Back to Your Dental Care Visits

Dental care visits help keep our teeth and gums healthy. The dentist and his team provide you with dental exams and cleanings to help prevent tooth decay. Dental care visits…
Blog
June 1, 2020

Drink Water Instead of Sugary Beverages

There is a variety of drinks to choose from when you are thirsty, exercising, playing, or having a meal. Drinks such as soda, sweetened juices, or sports drink are usually…
Blog
May 1, 2020

Keep up Your Dental Care, While Staying at Home

Many of us are staying in to stay healthy. Families are working and schooling from home, and others are just staying indoors. The COVID-19 endemic has impacted our everyday lives,…
Blog
April 2, 2020

Tobacco Free for a Healthy Smile!

Smoking can cause lung cancer, heart disease, and long-term health problems. Using tobacco products such as cigarettes, vaping devices, cigars, and chewing tobacco can also be harmful to your oral…

About the Orange County Local Oral Health Program (LOHP)

The Orange County Local Oral Health Program is dedicated to providing opportunities and resources for promoting and supporting optimal oral health for all ages.

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