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Do You Grind Your Teeth?

Posted on: Friday, September 20th, 2019

Teeth grinding, also called bruxism, is actually fairly common. Most people grind their teeth or clench them from time to time. This occasional teeth grinding is usually not a cause for concern. However, when teeth grinding becomes a routine habit, it can cause a lot of damage to your oral health. Here is what you […]

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Missing Teeth: Is It Important to Replace Them?

Posted on: Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Everyone is aware of how missing teeth affects your appearance, and it makes many people very self-conscious to have missing teeth. But missing teeth can affect you in many other ways besides just your appearance. It is very important to replace missing teeth if you are able. Here are some of the reasons you need […]

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Clearing Away the Bacteria That Causes Gum Disease

Posted on: Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Gum disease is caused by bacteria getting under the gums and causing inflammation, tissue loss, and bone loss, depending on the severity of the condition. Gum disease can be prevented with good oral hygiene, and it can be treated in its earliest stages with mouthwashes and sensitive toothpastes. Yet when gum disease is advanced, additional […]

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How to Improve Your Dental Health Naturally

Posted on: Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

More and more people are turning to natural, healthy alternatives to the processed and chemical filled products on the market. If you are wanting to find some natural ways to improve your dental health, there are several different things that you can do. Basic Oral Hygiene It is important that you continue to follow basic […]

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Do Hormonal Changes Affect Your Oral Health?

Posted on: Thursday, June 20th, 2019

More so than men, women go through several stages in life when their hormones change dramatically. These hormonal changes affect every aspect of your health, but many women do not realize that it affects your oral health as well. Here’s what you need to know about hormonal changes and oral health. Why It Matters Hormonal […]

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The Dangers of Fluoride

Posted on: Monday, May 20th, 2019

Unfortunately, most Americans consume about 300 percent of the “recommended” daily amount of fluoride. Fluoride is in your water, your food, and your oral hygiene products. It is important to understand the dangers of fluoride. Effects on Mental Health and Nervous System Fluoride has detrimental effects on the brain. It can decrease some chemicals like […]

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Oral Bacteria Can Harm Your Overall Health

Posted on: Monday, April 8th, 2019

Did you know that you have around 30 to 70 different forms of bacteria in your mouth at any given time? There are actually over 700 varieties of bacteria that have been discovered in the mouth, but most people have between 34 and 72 different types in their mouth. Some of the bacteria in your […]

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What Does Your Mouth Say About Your Diet?

Posted on: Saturday, October 20th, 2018

When your dentist looks into your mouth, they don’t just see teeth that need fillings or plaque that has built up. They can actually learn all about your overall health, including what foods you eat. Nowadays, researchers are beginning to see how much of a vital role diet plays in your overall health. What you […]

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Are Mouthguards Important?

Posted on: Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Hockey players aren’t the only ones who can benefit from wearing mouthguards. These dental appliances come in many different shapes, sizes, and styles for the purpose of protecting your teeth and reducing certain chronic conditions like TMD and sleep apnea. Whether you are an avid athlete or a victim of chronic jaw pain, a mouthguard […]

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Important Tips for Your Dental Home Care

Posted on: Monday, September 10th, 2018

Visiting your dentist every six months is essential for ongoing dental health, but don’t overlook the power of your dental home care regimen as well. From your brushing and flossing habits to the protection of your crowns, bridges, and fillings, here are the most important tips you should know to create a strong and comprehensive […]

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