According to The U.S. Surgeon General’s report on Oral Health in America. Employed adults lose more than 164 million hours of work each year due to dental disease or dental visits. Avoiding having to miss out on work due to dental care issues by having good dental habits at home and by seeing your dentist regularly. In addition if you do not currently have dental insurance for yourself and or family now is the time to really think about buying some. Dental insurance will help keep your dental care cost more affordable and studies show people with dental insurance are more likely make and keep their dental appointments.