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Feb. 8 2016

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...

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Feb. 4 2016

Fun Teeth Facts For Kids: Part II

The body is a complex and fantastic machine that is constantly changing as kids get older. Teeth facts for kids, in particular, can spark interest in or provide skills to maintain their...

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Feb. 3 2016

Dental Trivia: 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...

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Jan. 25 2016

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...

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Jan. 22 2016

5 Habits That Destroy Your Smile

Academy of General Dentistry spokesperson Steven A. Ghareeb, DDS, FAGD, offers advice on how to keep your smile healthy and pretty by avoiding these five bad oral health habits.

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Jan. 21 2016

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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Jan. 19 2016

Should I Floss?

Floss removes plaque and debris that adhere to teeth and gums in between teeth, polishes tooth surfaces and controls bad breath. By flossing your teeth daily, you increase the chances of...

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Jan. 18 2016

What Is Plaque?

Bacteria can live in your mouth in the form of plaque, causing cavities and gingivitis, which can lead to periodontal (gum) disease. In order to keep your mouth clean, you must practice...

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