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December 28, 2019 Dec. 28, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My son and his wife have an elderly cat who scratches herself raw. One night, I noticed ... Read More

An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth Money in the Bank Nov. 19, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

Today's topic isn't pretty, but unless you have $8,000 earmarked to treat periodontal disease, an ou... Read More

Preparing Questions for Long Visits Sep. 10, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Finding topics of conversation can often be difficult during long visits. Since "Grindin... Read More

Molar Mayhem Aug. 13, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Recently, I stayed with my niece and nephew while my brother and his wife took a trip. T... Read More

Lay Off the 3-Year-Old's Facebook Pics Jun. 24, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am the thrilled stepgrandmother of a wonderful grandson, age 3. I've had the privilege... Read More

Reach for the Die Mar. 13, 2019


Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death and disabilities among drivers 15 to 20 years o... Read More

Extra Credit Feb. 13, 2019


Researchers at Leiden University Medical Center in the Netherlands wanted to better understand the p... Read More

Implant Care Sep. 24, 2018

Dear Doug

Q: My father has lost almost all of his teeth — but luckily for him, he got dental implants to... Read More

The Dreaded Dentist Feb. 10, 2018

Katiedid Langrock

In less than an hour, I will be at the dentist. It will be the first time I have seen a dentist in t... Read More

Ask Me Anything: Concrete Stains, Yellowed Whites and Power Toothbrush Dec. 06, 2017

Everyday Cheapskate

Every day I open my inbox to find dozens, if not hundreds, of questions from the audience. Want to k... Read More

No, I'm Not Inbred Sep. 25, 2016

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: The first meeting of my girlfriend and a couple with whom I am friends caused me to want... Read More

Creating Good Readers and Brushing a Toddler's Teeth Jun. 18, 2016

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: I want my kids to be good readers and read as much as possible. What's the best w... Read More

An Idea With Teeth May. 20, 2015


Nobody likes tooth decay, not least because the remedy involves fillings, crowns, bridges and worse.... Read More

The Barn

Jul. 22, 2014


Jul. 11, 2014

Wizard of Id

May. 19, 2014

The 5 Stages of Floss May. 03, 2014

Katiedid Langrock

Psychologists claim that the five stages of loss are universal — that the same steps of the gr... Read More

Which Is the Best Circular Saw Blade for Various Projects Feb. 27, 2014

Here's How

Dear Pat: I plan to do a project that requires power saws, but the blades are old. I went to get new... Read More

Cafe con Leche

Feb. 18, 2014

Lying Through My Teeth Jan. 24, 2014

The Usual Eccentric

Oh, I will start flossing right away. Wink, wink, nudge, nudge. You know, I have been meaning to flo... Read More