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Jun. 21 2018

Is cheese good for you?

Cheese tends to be a standard accompaniment to popular foods like burgers, pizza, Mexican dishes, salad and sandwiches but can also stand-alone as a snack or an appetizer.

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Jun. 15 2018

Did you know?

Trivia An elephant’s tooth can weigh three kilograms? That’s heavier than a big jug of milk! Even though whales are very big, some of them don’t have any teeth. Instead, they have rows of stiff hair

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Jun. 13 2018

Can Wisdom Teeth Grow Back After Extraction?

The wisdom teeth are the last molars to erupt and are located in the very back of the mouth. In about 1 to 2 percent of the population, supernumerary — or extra — wisdom teeth are present. These surpr

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May. 30 2018

Tongue Piercing Pain And Complications

In spite of the expected tongue piercing pain, and the complications that can come with it, various types of piercings have existed for generations. The ancient Aztecs pierced their tongues to honor

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May. 29 2018

Translucent Teeth: Three Things To Know

Although normally teeth should be opaque, some may notice the edges of their teeth are actually translucent. Whether your teeth have always been this way or if it's a new feature of your smile, they s

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May. 28 2018

The Symptoms Of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are the last four of your 32 teeth to erupt. According to Miami-based oral surgeons Dr. Jeffrey Blum and Dr. Eduardo Nicolaievsky via email, these teeth generally appear between the ages

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May. 25 2018

Lodged Foreign Bodies

Small pieces of food — especially things like popcorn hulls — can get under your gums. If these pieces aren't removed, the area can get irritated, and even infected. What You Can Do If you feel some

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May. 23 2018

Oral Care For Kids With Canker Sores

If your child suffers from painful canker sores, don't neglect his routine oral care. Keeping your child's mouth clean will prevent more sores from appearing and will reduce the healing time.

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May. 21 2018

How Many Teeth Do We Have?

How many teeth do we have? Have you ever wondered that? Well, the answer depends on a few factors, the biggest factor being age. Children and adults have different sets of teeth. So, how many teeth do

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