You Are A Gift In This World

I said goodbye to a patient recently. We both were overjoyed in a way, having completed the patient’s comprehensive oral health care to a point of maintenance and prevention!

What a gift it is to see someone return to oral health!

(Thank you to my patient ♥ I am so proud of how far you have come.) But the goodbye was bittersweet, the reasons for the patient leaving being challenging, to say the least.

In saying goodbye, I was reminded of what strength we all have. It’s so easy to get lost in the run from task 1 to task 2, and to grow overwhelmed by our challenges. It’s easy to forget all of the beauty around us and all the strength within us.

Today, I send thoughts of strength to that patient to find the next step in life’s journey, and send a reminder to myself and my friends of what strength and beauty we each bring to this world. Cherish that strength, live in the moment, and, at every turn, treasure one another.

CLICK HERE to return to the post from a near year ago that this patient re-inspired in my mind.

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© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Give Your Child The Gift of a Lifetime of Smiles

We all want the same for our children: health, happiness, a lifetime of smiles.

And with a few simple oral health changes at home, we CAN give our kids a bit of each!

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This article about pediatric oral health came out in 2017, and it remains just as important as ever. CLICK HERE to read the full article on The Huffington Post.


© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Simple Tips to Live the Mindful and Present Life of Your Dreams

We are surrounded by the message to “live in the moment.” But sometimes, the moment just seems too hard to manage. Our breath shortens and muscles tighten, and all we want to do is break free from the present. But with some simple steps, we can learn to live in the moment, and experience the present life of our dreams.

I Want You To Shine was just published on PsychCentral and offers fast and effective tools use can use to build a mindful, joyous life.

CLICK HERE to read the full article, and share this uplifting reminder with loved ones.

I want YOU to shine.


© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.