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How To Brush Your Teeth

Brushing your teeth is probably a standard part of your daily routine, but chances are you aren’t following the American Dental Association’s guidelines for cleaning your teeth properly. The ADA currently recommends that you brush your teeth at minimum of two times each day – preferably morning and…

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Benefits of Flossing

To adequately take care of your teeth, you should be flossing at least once daily in addition to your normal twice-a-day brushing. Some people tend to skip flossing for a variety of reasons, but one common reason is because it takes more time. Although once the flossing technique is mastered…

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Why Replacing Lost Teeth Is Important

If you have just had your tooth extracted, you may be wondering if it is really necessary to replace that tooth, especially if the tooth is not immediately visible when you smile. However, your mouth is naturally accustomed to having a mouth full of teeth and choosing not to replace your lost tooth can have…

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Do You Have Sinus Pressure or a Toothache?

The human body is nothing but a complicated biological machine. Over the millions of years of our evolutionary development, we have become one of the most complex and efficient of animals. And this biological wonderland can act in mysterious ways. Proper knowledge of these interconnected links…

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How Smiling Impacts Your Health

Want to live longer? Simply smile more. Or so says a recent study from Long University College that proved those who smile more live 35% longer than those who do not smile and often or as long. It takes fewer muscles to smile than it does to frown and exercising those muscles can play a…

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Veneers vs. Crowns

If you’re looking for a more attractive smile, there’s a wide variety of options available to you. Some of the most popular are crowns and veneers. Each of these offer you a better smile, but are made to solve different issues. What is a veneer? A veneer is a thin composite or porcelain shell that’s…

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Holiday Dental Defense: Protecting Your Teeth Through The Feast

The holidays are coming and with them a veritable parade of delicious treats that we crave the year round. Unfortunately, during this time of year, our teeth are under a particularly heavy assault from sweets and savories alike. Thankfully, if we take a little care, we’ll be able to experience a happy holiday free from…

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Healthy Teeth Through The Holidays

It’s the holiday season, and we know you’re excited about it! All those delicious foods and treats, not to mention time with the family and the wonderful joys of the season. With all these wonderful, and often highly sugary, foods available at this time of year it can be a challenge to maintain that bright…

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The True Cost of Not Replacing A Missing Tooth

In a recent study by the American College of Prosthodontics, close to two thirds of Americans are missing at least one tooth and almost 35 millions are missing all their teeth. Regardless of how a tooth was lost, it is embarrassing. People can lose their teeth because of genetics, cancer, gum disease, drugs, and injuries.…

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Here’s Why Custom Mouthguards Are So Important

With the school year in full swing, chances are that your kids are ready to start playing sports. From football to basketball and even cheerleading, every sport carries an inherent risk to your child’s mouth. These inexpensive, custom made oral devices play an…

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What To Expect From Your Child’s First Dental Visit

First haircut, first word, first dental visit. Having a child is full of exciting firsts. Most are pretty obvious. It’s clear when Junior needs a haircut or when he says his first word. But what about the first dental appointment. When should our child start seeing a dentist? It’s recommended that children start seeing a…

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Benefits of Professional Strength Topical Fluoride

Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral that when applied professionally can help strengthen your teeth. It plays an important role in the health of your mouth, as well as its ability to withstand caries and decay. This is because each day minerals are removed and added to your teeth through processes…

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