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Category Archives: Dental Health

Get to Know the Signs

Periodontal disease (gum disease) is a serious condition that not only destroys your smile, it can also impact your health. When your immune system is strained by infection and oral bacteria enters into your bloodstream, you’re in for trouble. The more severe your gum disease is, the more difficult it is to manage health conditions […]

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Time to Replace Your Fillings?

Just like a patch on a pair of jeans, fillings can begin to wear out. Knowing when to replace them can keep your underlying tooth as healthy as possible, and limit the size of the filling that is taking its place. Here are 3 signs to look for when you think it might be time […]

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Protect Your Smile

Dental sealants are thin, protective coatings that are placed over the deep pits and grooves of your molars. By sealing off these deep crevices, it makes it easier to keep your teeth clean and also blocks out acids and bacteria that cause tooth decay. Dental sealants: Take only a few minutes to apply Are typically […]

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Root Canal Now or Later?

When is it okay to wait for that root canal? Your dentist just told you that you needed a root canal. Maybe you don’t feel like the tooth even hurts. Are you starting to wonder if there’s a need to hurry up and complete the treatment as soon as it’s recommended? If so, you’re not […]

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Tooth Brushing and Bad Breath

Do you feel like you’re constantly struggling with bad breath? If so, you’ve most likely tried everything – brushing your teeth better, breath mints and mouth washes. Chances are your bad breath keeps coming back, no matter how thoroughly you’re trying to brush. Why is that, and what else is there left to do? First, […]

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Transform Your Life

3 Ways a Whiter Smile Can Help You might have always thought of teeth whitening as something that seemed unnecessary or vain, but there are several reasons why it can benefit you and help transform your smile and your life! A Whiter Smile Will Boost Your Self-Confidence Being proud of the way your teeth look […]

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The Ins and Outs of a Tooth

Did you know that enamel only makes up a very small portion of your tooth? A tooth is just a tooth…or is it? Actually, your teeth are comprised of four different types of specialized tissues that work together to perform several different job roles. Basically there are three outer hard layers, and one inner material […]

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The Right Way to Brush

Most of us don’t put much thought into how we brush our teeth other than the fact that we try to do it twice each day and never run out of toothpaste. But there’s a lot more to it than just trying to brush for two minutes twice daily. A proper toothbrushing technique will: require […]

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The True Way to Prevent Cavities

Nobody likes having cavities. They hurt, impact the way your smile looks, and can really get in the way of your schedule when you need to have them fixed. Is There One Right Way to Avoid Cavities? Good lifestyle choices affect the health of your body, and they also affect the health of your teeth. […]

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Transform Your Healthy Smile

Is your smile absolutely healthy, but you just don’t like the way it looks? Maybe you have a “gummy” smile, teeth that look shorter than normal, or irregular tooth edges that don’t create a smooth-looking appearance. If so, then you might be an ideal candidate for tooth and gum recontouring. Naturally Enhance Your Smile Tooth […]

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