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Mar. 23 2018

Sensitive Teeth After Cleaning?

You can expect sensitive teeth after cleaning treatments, particularly after your dental hygienist performs a deep cleaning. Over time these sensations fade, leaving your teeth and gums healthier than

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Mar. 21 2018

How Do I Choose and Use a Toothbrush?

Angled heads, raised bristles, oscillating tufts and handles that change colors with use: you name it, toothbrushes come in all shapes, colors and sizes, promising to perform better than the rest.

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Mar. 19 2018

York Dental Reviews & Prizes!

Reviews are a savior to any smart consumer. You don't always want to rely on the advertisements for a product to judge its quality - you want to hear what other people have thought about it. Afterall,

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Mar. 2 2018

Giving Up Sugar: Tips And Tricks

Thanksgiving pies, holiday gingerbread houses, Valentine's Day chocolates ... the series of festive sweet treats seems to go on all year! It's hard to resist all these delectable delights. Giving up s

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Mar. 1 2018

March Is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month, an effort to bring attention to the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. The theme for 2017 is “Put Y

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Feb. 26 2018

Ten causes of tingling lips

There is a range of conditions that can cause tingling lips or numbness, including: 1. Allergies woman with chapped lips applying petroleum jelly Applying a plain formula lip balm to chapped lips wil

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Feb. 23 2018

Why is my tongue tingling?

Overview Tongue tingling in person with their tongue sticking out. Tingling or numbness in the tongue can be caused by a number of different conditions. A tingling, numb, or pins and needles feeling i

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Feb. 22 2018

What to know about swollen taste buds

Taste buds are the small sensory organs that allow a person to enjoy different flavors, from sweet to salty and savory. The taste buds typically regenerate themselves about every 1 to 2 weeks. However

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Feb. 21 2018

How to give up smoking: Ten tips

Most people are now aware that cigarette smoking is a major preventable cause of premature death and disease: It causes cancer, heart disease, stroke, and lung disease. For this reason, many people ar

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Feb. 19 2018

What is a dead tooth?

A tooth is referred to as being 'dead' when there is no longer any blood flow to it. Sometimes this is also known as a 'non-vital tooth.' Both tooth decay and an injury can cause a dead tooth. In this

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Feb. 16 2018

Home Remedies for Dental Abcesses

There are actions you can take at home to relieve the pain. Avoid food and drink that is either too hot or too cold. Chewing on the side of your mouth without an abscess will probably be less painful

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Feb. 15 2018

What’s to know about dental abscesses?

A dental abscess, or tooth abscess, is a buildup of pus that forms inside the teeth or gums. The abscess typically comes from a bacterial infection, often one that has accumulated in the soft pulp of

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Feb. 13 2018

How to treat a toothache at home

A toothache is a pain in and around the teeth and jaws. Tooth decay, an infection, loose or broken fillings, or receding gums can cause it. If the pain lasts for more than 1 or 2 days, it is best to s

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Jan. 19 2018

What You Can Do About Bad Breath

1. Brush and floss more often. Plaque, the sticky buildup on your teeth, collects bacteria that cause bad breath. Trapped food also adds to the problem. Brush your teeth at least two times each day,

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Jan. 18 2018

Healthy Teeth for Life: 10 Tips for Families

You have so many good reasons to keep your family’s teeth and gums healthy. Their sparkling smiles. Being able to chew for good nutrition. Avoiding toothaches and discomfort. And new research suggests

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