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Apr. 23 2018

Oral Health Month - Taking Care of Your Teeth

Thanks to better at-home care and in-office dental treatments, more people are keeping their teeth throughout their lives. Some diseases and conditions can make dental disease and tooth loss more like

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Apr. 18 2018

Oral Health Month - When To See The Dentist

To prevent gum disease and other oral health problems, schedule regular dental cleanings and exams. In the meantime, contact your dentist if you notice any signs or symptoms that could suggest oral he

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Apr. 17 2018

Oral Health Month - Flossing For Oral Health

You can't reach the tight spaces between your teeth and under the gumline with a toothbrush. That's why daily flossing is important. When you floss: Don't skimp. Break off about 18 inches (46 centime

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Apr. 16 2018

Oral Health Month - Brushing For Oral Health

Oral health begins with clean teeth. Keeping the area where your teeth meet your gums clean can prevent gum disease, while keeping your tooth surfaces clean can help you stave off cavities. Consider t

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Apr. 12 2018

Oral Health Month - Athletic Mouth Wear

Scientifically proven to enhance concentration and increase strength and speed, UnderArmour™ Performance Mouthwear can help you improve in your favorite sport—from baseball to golf to hockey. Because

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Apr. 6 2018

Friday Fun: Teeth Facts For Kids

Kids are fascinated by science and biology, especially the human body. As they learn to practice good oral health and hygiene, you can make it fun by sharing stories and interesting information about

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Apr. 5 2018

Why is Brushing With Toothpaste Important?

Brushing with toothpaste is important for several reasons. First and foremost, a toothpaste and a correct brushing action work to remove plaque, a sticky, harmful film of bacteria that grows

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Apr. 4 2018

How To Tell If You Have Bad Breath

Foul-smelling breath, usually caused by the breakdown of food. Other culprits include poor dental hygiene, dry mouth, disease, infection, tobacco use and severe dieting. Causes Most bad breath starts

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Apr. 3 2018

Healthy Dental Habits for Seniors

Brushing and flossing your teeth is just as important for you as it is for your grandchildren. Even though it may have been years since you’ve had a cavity, your risk of cavities increases with age.

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Apr. 2 2018

Common concerns for dental patients over 60

You may wonder why you’re suddenly getting cavities when you haven’t had them in years. As we get older, we enter a second round of cavity prone years. One common cause of cavities in older adultsd

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Mar. 29 2018

Oral Health For Different Piercings

The different piercings of body tissue have been a common form of self-expression for centuries. National dental lecturer and oral biologist Betsy Reynolds recently presented a lecture about it, from

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Mar. 28 2018

The Practice of Oil Pulling

In recent months, various news agencies,1 social media sites and blogs have reported about the practice of "oil pulling" (swishing oil in the mouth) and its potential benefits on oral and general heal

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Mar. 27 2018

Three Types Of Toothache Remedies

Certain toothache remedies have been around for centuries, and fortunately their treatment and prevention has progressed so that most people can find relief right when they become uncomfortable.

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